Conservatives must be puking up breakfast. The Flowery Branch City Council has approved making an under the market price lease to … an arts group. More or less, the City decided to subside the arts.

It was and is the right thing to do.

Humanity must do more than just exist or just survive. It must thrive and the most lasting symbols from ancient cultures have never been tax cuts, small governments, and large armies.

It’s been the art on cave walls, hand carved statues, and soaring public structures which remain beautiful even in ruin.

Maybe, just maybe, in financial crisis we will define community as the intangible wealth of people, not in the worldly wealth of a few.