- Andy Aplikowski, residualforces.com, quoted by Tim O'Brien, The Blog House, Star Tribune, 2008-02-28
How do you spend your own money for roads, police and fire, defense, and education?
Today's ideological conservatives just don't understand the need for a balance between individual choices and the public good.
My wife added, "They inherited the public good without any notion of how it got there."
And I added, "How can we earn our money without the investment in the public good by people in the past?" Or, as the bumper sticker says, "If you can read this, thank a teacher."