"I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use -- silence, exile, and cunning." -- James Joyce
Nerd in Nashville
A very cogent letter to the WSJ today. But you should read the earlier letters to get the context. We were all responding to a doctor who wrote an op-ed "The Health Insurance Mafia," in which he compared health insurers to parasitic goons who muscle their way into transactions without providing benefits.