A wonderful story about the late Jack Germond.
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Though he personally disapproved of homosexuality, the recently deceased Koop refused to let ideology stand in the way of science.
The bullying prosecution of Aaron Swartz might be a sign that we're losing the tolerance for dissent, irreverence, and disrespect for authorities that made this country great.
James Buchanan was key in getting economics to recognize that politicians, too, respond to incentives, and often create bad policies as a result.
You probably know Jack Klugman for his role as the crusading medical examiner on "Quincy." You probably don't know his role as a crusading policy entrepreneur in Washington.