Common sense suggests we defeat Islamic terrorism with the help of decent Muslims who want to be our friends.
The British slogan that never got to promote wartime sang-froid is subject to endless jokey variations today. We were once amused.
Much of modern living makes life worse. Exhibit A: Fitbit, the intrusive device that disables the body’s natural state (such as, repose).
The CNBC debate reminded me a bit of Oscar Wilde’s famous quip about fox hunting — the unspeakable in pursuit of the uneatable.