Apparently Dr. Ben Carson is a surgeon of extraordinary skill. Good for him and those he has helped.
Now he is running for president. OK. But wouldn't it be better if he were an instructor at a medical school? The good he could do there is obvious. Considering the many challenges of the presidency, it is surely best to have a president with managerial experience, as the other candidates do.
I have enormous respect for Dr. Carson, but the last thing we need as the next president is a political neophyte. I think D.C. would eat him alive.
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