When passions are inflamed, fairness is most in jeopardy.
Senator Susan Collins
Below are my cognitive daybook scribbles after watching, reading, and listening to many players on all sides; from a metaphorical Space Station view of earth to the nose-to-nose so close I could count pores on the participants’ noses. A truly remarkable exercise in democracy.
I respectfully disagree with the late Samuel Clemens, our national treasure, Mark Twain. I think we must watch the sausage being made, sift and sort until we know our own minds and then, if so inclined, speak them.