"Giving money and power to the government is like giving car keys and whisky to teenage boys." "When politics are used to allocate resources, the resources all end up being allocated to politics." "Politics is the business of getting power and privilege without possessing merit.
A politician is anyone who asks individuals to surrender part of their liberty -- their power and privilege -- to State, Masses, Mankind, Planet Earth, or whatever.
Wyatt, his best friend, Matt, and a few kids from Culver Middle School find themselves in a heap of trouble—not just with their teachers, who have long lost patience with them—but from several mysterious men they first meet on their flight to the nation's capital.
This state, those masses, that mankind, and the planet will then be run by ...
politicians." "God has no role to play in politics except to make sure politicians go where they belong.
See full summary » Felix is secretly in love with Ralph. See full summary » Lonely teenager Marc is secretly in love with Olaf, the cool boy-next-door.
This doesn't seem to be the biggest problem, but Felix is fifteen and Ralph is his thirty-four-year-old soccer coach. He dreams about a relationship with him, and when the two go camping, this dream seems to become reality for Marc...