john_j_enright (john_j_enright) wrote,

My daughter is graduating high school...

and tonight was awards night. She won a book as one of the "Headmaster's Awards." Her award was for standing up and arguing forcibly for an unpopular political point of view. Namely, a pro-capitalist point of view. Certainly, it brought a tear to my eye.

Ironically, my wife took a quick look at the book my daughter won, and said the book trashes Rand. Agh.

See a brief description of the book, The Right Nation, here:

Rhyme of the day:

The Right Nation isn't quite right.
But it's Enright Celebration tonight!

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