Various Contrivances

Various Contrivances

Last, there should be appointed a Minister of Opportunity Costs, whose sole responsibility would be to remind his colleagues around the cabinet table that nothing is free, that to favour one industry is to penalize every other. No doubt they will be astonished to hear it. Every single time.

A grasping riot of mutual pocket-pickers - Andrew Coyne - Macleans.ca (via Instapaper)