The Wisdom of Solomon and the Budget Crisis

Today we re-publish this piece from a similar budget show-down in Minnesota.

The Wisdom of Solomon and the Budget Crisis – social commentary  published by Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Photo of NH farm gate

Last week I drove past a sign hanging from the fence of a pasture. It read: “Don’t Cross This Field Unless You Can Do It In 9.9 Seconds … The Bull Can Do It In 10.” I couldn’t help but think of the face-off over the debt ceiling in our nation’s capital. The clock is ticking. Soon we — the USA — won’t have time make it across the field without defaulting….