Tag Archives: constitution

Getting in the Gears

The story might be apocryphal. I’ve noticed that the best ones often are. But true or not, it’s still worth telling. When I was in school, I saw an illustration that has been part of many a civics lesson: namely, … Continue reading

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The Power of “Yes”

Any time we grumble at gridlock, I can imagine the surprise of the Founding Fathers. “A government that does nothing at all? Sounds like heaven, sir!” OK, that might be a bit too strongly worded. After all, the Constitution was … Continue reading

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My Rules, Your Rules

My fellow fans of the Colorado Rockies, rejoice. Our suffering is over. That may sound nonsensical, like saying “Welcome the World Series champion Chicago Cubs.” But you see, I’ve found the way to end our early-season woes, now and into … Continue reading

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