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To: Tax-chick; jazusamo
Dr. Sowell has refused to enter politics.
I understand that. But IMHO he is far too much of a patriot to have refused a VP nomination if a nominee for POTUS had told him he was needed.

20 posted on 10/28/2008 10:10:15 AM PDT by conservatism_IS_compassion (The conceit of journalistic objectivity is profoundly subversive of democratic principle.)
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To: conservatism_IS_compassion

Good point and I’m sure you’re right.

I still haven’t learned how to spell politician. :)


21 posted on 10/28/2008 10:17:29 AM PDT by jazusamo (DefendOurMarines.org | DefendOurTroops.org)
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To: conservatism_IS_compassion; jazusamo

He said it himself, in “A Personal Odyssey,” and probably elsewhere. And you never know (and we never will, since he’s 78), but he might have believed he could do much more for the country as an economist and political philosopher than as a vice-presidential candidate.


22 posted on 10/28/2008 10:40:40 AM PDT by Tax-chick (I'll give a cheesecake to anyone who asks a Palin-basher, "How many abortions have you had?")
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