Wednesday, September 7, 2011


Bonfires of the Knownothings

“When we gathered in the woodsmoke after each day’s ride, I tried to remember this quote: ‘There are three things that no one can do to the entire satisfaction of anyone else: make love, poke the fire and run a newspaper.’”
—Attributed to William Allen White (1868-1944), renowned newspaper editor, politician and progressive, 1917.
(Thanks to alert WORDster Javan Kienzle)

William Allen White and Camping Party in Moraine Park July 4, 1889, Estes Park, Colo.)

• Editorial Comment: There is disagreement on making love to a bonfire, but many good ways to poke a reporter.

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