“If secular liberals can give up some of their snootiness, and if evangelicals can retire some of their sanctimony, then we all might succeed together in making greater progress against common enemies of humanity, like illiteracy, human trafficking and maternal mortality.”—Nicholas Kristof in Sunday’s New York Times (2/28/10)
“Politicians have a bad habit in midterm elections: They concentrate on older folks, assuming younger voters will stay home on Election Day. This may be rational most of the time, but it is a foolish bet for Democrats and liberals this year. The young helped them rise to power and can just as easily usher them to early retirements. Obama cannot afford to break their hearts.”—
My friend Amy (@amybhole) took blogging about motherhood to a new and much desired level yesterday. This post is evidence that there is such a thing as a mom who knows how to blog to an audience that reaches far beyond her peers. Take the time to read it. You’ll be glad you did.