Yesterday, as we were coming out of the market, Ron spotted this bumper sticker. It made us laugh and we also realized that there is truth in this bit of fun.
The budget freeze reminded us of Warren Buffet's statement that for every day that the impasse continued, the politicians should have their pay docked...
"When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear."
~ Thomas Sowell
"Most people find facts irritating. Facts interfere with their systems of denial."
~ Walter Darby Bannard
"I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The great point is to bring them the real facts."
~ Abraham Lincoln