“Continuity of life means continual re-adaptation of the environment to the needs of living organisms,” Dewey wrote.
President Obama isn’t a snob because he wishes for and even demands the best for his children. He’s more like an optimistic patriarch, the father figure of our country. Maybe we can’t duplicate his rainbow, but we can certainly admire it.
Poor Rick Santorum, worried about snobbery while hoarding his own pot of gold. Perhaps it’s because he hears the beat of a different drummer.
He’ll go away soon.
Let him dance to the rhythm in his head, however measured or far away, without even knowing he’s been totally detwinkled.
Willie Kiernan is a past editor of the Cazenovia Republican and a contributing columnist at Eagle Newspapers. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.