Commenter Of The Day: Alexis-Charles-Henri Clerel de Tocqueville Edition

We've never gotten a grasp of the whole English nobility thing as, being Americans, we're constantly in a state of flux between fortune and ruin. As Alexis de Tocqueville pointed out in his seminal work of sociological and political analysis, Democracy in America, we live in a society where it is possible that… » 4/08/08 5:45pm 4/08/08 5:45pm