The price of anarchy / The magic of roundabouts

Anarchy comes with a price.  Lawyers, economists and political scientists believe this.  This is what drives the congresses and senates and cabinets and presidents to make laws.

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Thomas the Grinch Engine

Christmas.  The time of goodwill to all is in reality a great boon for the forces of stress, unhappiness and unmet expectations.

One source expressed their yuletide sentiments thus:

Do they expect this to continue for ever?  The dread, the hate, the boredom?  Every year, until we die?

You could deck a lot of halls with that much ennui.  Continue reading Thomas the Grinch Engine