Fourth of July taught the Baby Boom an important lesson (albeit one we’ve frequently ignored). It’s a given that the stuff of life will blow up in your face, just try not to set it all off at once.
— From P.J. O’Rourke’s new book, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (And It Wasn’t My Fault) (And I’ll Never Do It Again).
Many more quotes from O’Rourke’s fun new book here. And for my interview with O’Rourke on The Baby Boom, click here.
(Originally posted January 17, 2014.)