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View Diary: Michele Bachmann says God will 'answer our prayers' and kill Obamacare (152 comments)

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  •  A Distant Mirror by B Tuchman (0+ / 0-)

    The description of the plagues, there were 4 go a rounds. No one went beyond praying, it did not occur to anyone to do some thinking.

    Sort of like the, particularly, Royal Navy and scurvy. Even with evidence they did not adopt a cure or preventative treatment.

    Ben Franklin's lightning rod only became widely adopted when the monarchs realized it would protect their precious  gunpowder.

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