Words of Wisdom from Tuck and Yeats
9:31 AM, Nov 7, 2012 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL
Two thoughts for those TWS readers who—for some reason!—may be a bit down in the dumps, and especially for those who may have spent considerable time and effort trying to secure a better outcome on Election Day 2012.
"The people have spoken, the bastards."
— Democratic prankster Dick Tuck, following his loss in a 1966 California State Senate primary election.
To a Friend Whose Work Has Come To Nothing
Now all the truth is out,
—W. B. Yeats, 1914.