A comeuppance | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

A comeuppance

Dear Editor: “There is nothing worse than aggressive stupidity.” – Johann Wolfgang von GoetheI’m struck by what must have provoked this in Goethe’s time. I believe this every day and the last six years of George II’s reign has done nothing but confirm this. I found it as the quote of the day on my Google-customized home page. What the hell? Pith from the random digits of the Internet. Can random selection be that apropos? Do you think Karl Rove is feeling this? Mark Foley? Tom DeLay? Jack Abramoff? Donald Rumsfeld? Aggressive stupidity; maybe red state gone blue is a good indicator that Goethe is right. He didn’t say there would be a correction, but he may have implied there would be a comeuppance. Maybe there is always a payback, it just takes six years to come to fruition. Yahoo for a “thumpin’.”Randy DaySnowmass


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User


News

Rap flow dig, gun lead to charges

|

A 22-year-old who allegedly took issue with an acquaintance’s criticism of his rapping skills by flashing a handgun and threatening violence was charged Thursday with four felony counts of menacing.



See more