Month: October 2012

BORING YOUR CHILDREN; OR, TALKING TO KIDS ABOUT POLITICS

“Obama spends four billion dollars a day!” My oldest child spoke these words to me accusingly and waited on my reply.  Certainly his mother who had taken to saying things like “I’m not made of money” would be outraged at the President’s profligate spending.  How could she be supporting a politician of such extravagance?  He looked at me as if I’d been… Read more →