September 11th, 2007

Macbeth the Usurper

Six Years

It's been six years. Do you know what that means? Death Statistics!!!

Heart disease: 654,092

Cancer: 550,270

Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 150,147

Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 123,884

Accidents (unintentional injuries): 108,694

Diabetes: 72,815

Alzheimer's disease: 65,829

Influenza/Pneumonia: 61,472

Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 42,762

Septicemia: 33,464

Iraq: 3,774 (total for all years)

9/11: 2,974
Macbeth the Usurper

Liberals and Conservatives

I finally figured out a definition for liberal and conservative that I like.

Conservatives know the answers. Liberals wrestle with the questions.

Or, if you will:

Liberals wrestle with the questions. Conservatives know the answers.

Depending on your affiliation will affect how you read these statements.