On Sunday, March 27, I posted a comment to Forbes Columnist Rick Ungar’s piece entitled Gov. Scott Walker To Defy Court Order Blocking Anti-Collective Bargaining Law? Since Mr. Ungar “called-out” my comment and responded to it, I have decided to post the comments here. I should note that although the phrase “called-out” has a somewhat negative meaning in the common vernacular, that is not the meaning in this instance. To quote Forbes on the term:
Forbes contributors have the ability to call out member comments they find particularly interesting. Called-out comments are highlighted across the Forbes network. You’ll be notified if your comment is called out.
In this case at least, it appears that nearly all of the posted comments have been “called-out,” so I’ve hardly earned special treatment. Still, I appreciate Mr. Ungar’s decision to highlight and respond to my comment. My original comment follows: