Why do we find free time so terrifying? Why is a dedication to work, no matter how physically destructive and ultimately pointless, considered a virtue? In our work-ethic-as-self-worth culture, we ignore the importance of laziness to a life well lived.
U.S. Senator, Tea-Party Republican, likely presidential contender in 2016, brilliant debater, “best appellate litigator in the state of Texas”. He denies man-made climate change, opposes comprehensive immigration reform, rejects marriage equality, wants Obamacare repealed. “His message is that, on the issues, a Cruz Presidency would be roughly identical to a Sarah Palin Presidency”.