The Rules of Civility

In an era of seemingly uncivil people (cue any¬†Real Housewives franchise slap¬†fest), I recently stumbled upon Rules of Civility: The 110 Precepts That Guided Our First President in War and Peace, edited by Richard Brookhiser. Originally published in 1997, with a healthy update from Brookhiser in 2003, Rules of Civility pre-empted the onslaught of reality television, and stories of soccer moms behaving badly on the … Continue reading The Rules of Civility