"Apparently, a concern for others is self-love at its least attractive, while greed is now a sign of the highest altruism. But then to reverse, periodically, the meanings of words is a very small price to pay for our vast freedom not only to conform but to consume."
Sunday, February 26, 2006
Man, this is a good idea.
A southern Indian state passed a law admitting pregnant women free access to public transit--making it easier for them to get to the doctor.
We could do it here, but doubtless we'd be regaled by tall tales of minorities hiding basketballs under their shirts to get free bus rides.