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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Quote of the Day (Britain’s Clement Attlee, on Material Discoveries and Morality)
“Man’s material discoveries have outpaced his moral
progress.”—British Prime Minister Clement Attlee (1883-1967), address to the
U.S. Congress, Nov. 13, 1945, quoted in Richard M. Crowder, Aftermath: The Makers of the Postwar World(2015)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand