If you’re one of the three people who reads this here premier “web log,” you may have once checked out the New York Times op-ed page. You might even recognize the names of the columnists, who every day spout the most conventionally wise of the conventional wisdom. This is a feature that is dedicated to these folks, highlighting one line that is either funny, ridiculous, strange, or actually intelligent or well-written.
Today’s is from Charles Blow, who in his column today “Poverty is Not a State of Mind,” succinctly writes:
Poverty is demonstrative not of a lack of character, but a lack of cash.