To clarify: the title is excerpted from Act 1 of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost. The full quote goes:
"Light, seeking light, doth light of light beguile;
So ere you find where light in darkness lies,
Your light grows dark by losing of your eyes."
It's a warning against spending too much of your life in scholarly pursuits.
Day By Day
Friday, October 08, 2010
Noting that the Social Security Administration has sent checks to tens of thousands of deceased people Erick Erickson writes: It has come to this: Democrats are not only getting the dead to vote, but paying them for their votes too.