Sorry for the lack of posting recently. It's render-unto-Caesar time. (Non-U.S. readers: we donate our annual membership dues for the United States, or file to get back what we have already over-donated, by April 15). Your blogger is, shall we say, preoccupied.
Ben Franklin held this truth to be self-evident, that nothing is certain except death and taxes. There is, however, one difference between those certainties. Death is not real.