"The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity." ~ (from ‘The Second Coming’ by W B Yeats)
and you’d think inherited wealth and privilege must be included in the ‘luck’ category ..
A study by the National Association of Colleges and Employers found that only 37% of unpaid interns who graduated college in 2013 were offered a job - not significantly better than those without internships ..
The Supremes have been at it again .. “Today’s decision eviscerates an important strand of our equal protection jurisprudence” .. (dissenting opinion by Justice Sonia Sotomayor) .. (story here)
How low can they go ? .. “The Koch brothers have a new ploy to protect the traditional energy business that helped make them the planet’s fifth- and sixth-richest humans. They are funding a campaign to shackle solar energy consumers who have escaped the grip of big electric utilities.” .. (from this article)