Etchings in the Sand…

Thoughts and Photos from the Desert…

Thoughts Before A Nasty Election…

Most of us, I suspect, are fed up with the strange doings of American politicians in campaigning for varied offices. President John Adams took a long, hard look at Democracy from a refreshingly different perspective. I think he was right on. Here’s a quote, courtesy of Garrison Keillor: John Adams said, “Democracy never lasts long. It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There was never a democracy that did not commit suicide.”

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