The cult of instant gratification

In Capitol Review, Notes by Mark Hillman

We are Americans, and we want the best. Now! Instant gratification has become the American ethos. In roughly three generations, American society has been transformed from a nation of penny-pinchers, …

Congress fools with light bulbs

In Capitol Review, Notes by Mark Hillman

What is it about Washington, D.C., that turns the brains of otherwise intelligent people into mashed potatoes? Americans say we want our energy to be cleaner, more affordable and less …