Monthly Archives: August 2012

Revenge and Justice are orthogonal.

In fairness, it must be said that the deplorable “An Eye For An Eye, A Tooth For A Tooth” was a considerable improvement over what it replaced: “You have broken my tooth; now therefore I come to kill you, sell … Continue reading

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Trying Times

After the Tumbril comes the Terror.  An ill wind indeed. Marie Antoinette wasn’t being haughty when she uttered the words often rendered into English as “Let them eat cake”.    She was being clueless.  It never occurred to her that … Continue reading

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