I had wanted to mention this a few days ago, and I can't even remember just what the issue was, but I recently heard the best (worst) mixed metahpor ever while listening to a politician on the radio:
"They have just sent a lightning rod across the bow… more »
I just ran across a mutual fund called the Free Enterprise Action Fund.
Their self-description: "The Free Enterprise Action Fund is the first mutual fund to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment and advocacy that promote the American… more »
As follow-up to yesterday's posting in which I responded to Christopher's illogical intelligent design arguments, here is some further reading material, both quotes and links:
From Richard Dawkins in Natural History magazine:
The misapplied argument… more »