- Mark McKinnon, "Why it's become clear that Obama's White House is open to the rich and closed to the poor" (The Telegraph, March 16, 2013).
- Carney Won't Say Whether Obama Will Cut Back on Lavish Vacations, Golf Trips... (YouTube, March 18, 2013).
"What is the first business of philosophy? To part with self-conceit. ...It is impossible for anyone to begin to learn what he thinks he already knows." -- Epictetus (c. 100 A.D.)