The Execupundit (the gold standard for blogging in my wee corner of the blogosphere) has issued another post of "Random Thoughts." I'm hoping he eventually publishes his whole collection. A taste of the latest installment:
"Seek distance from coercive people, especially those who long to command you for your own good. Frequently tally up your assumptions. Don't look for magic bullets.The difficult path may be the fastest. If you could travel to the next decade, which of our present practices would cause you to wonder, "How could they have ever thought that would work?" If you were a stock, would you be a Buy, Hold or Sell? An easy self-development plan: Read the biography of an extraordinary person every month."