The View From 1776

A Liberal Glimpses the Truth, Albeit Dimly

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New York Times columnist Bob Herbert denounces spending borrowed money, apparently unaware that he is stepping on the party line.


Mr. Herbert is about as far left in his liberal-progressive ideology as any writer in today’s mainstream media.  Yet he has glimpsed enough of the truth to identify consumption floated by excessive debt as a cause of our present economic woes.

Read the whole column: Stop Being Stupid.

All conservatives, I believe, will wholeheartedly second Mr. Herbert’s assertion that, “Somehow, over the past few decades, that has become the American way: to pay for things