car·riage re·turn

n. the lever or mechanism on a typewriter that would cause the cylinder on which the paper was held (the carriage) to return to the left margin of the page


More State of the Union Thoughts Framed by Common Sense

photo by Flickr user Kid_Benjamin

Regarding debt:

“And by a plain method of argument,as we are running the next generation into debt,we ought to do the work of it,otherwise we use them meanly and pitifully.  In order to discover the line of our duty Read on…

Thomas Paine on Michele Bachmann

“But to expend millions for the sake of getting a few vile acts repealed,and routing the present ministry only,is unworthy the charge,and is using posterity with the utmost cruelty;because it is leaving them the great work to do,and a debt upon their backs,from which,they derive Read on…