12/18/2014—As I grade exams, it is impossible to think enough to write—in this blog or anywhere else. I ask my readers’ indulgence.
Nevertheless, at least a mention of the good news on Cuba. This is an example of why President Obama is so great. Whatever meaning nonrelations with Cuba and the trade embargo once had, they have been out of place for many years. Only dinosaurs wished their continuation.
As for the trade embargo, lifting it requires congressional action, which will not be forthcoming. But it will represent one more reason to vote for Democrats for Congress. Wouldn’t you like to vacation in Cuba?