Here's a famous Ben Franklin quote:
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor...
Stu Bykofsky has been a columnist with the Daily News since 1987. He has been features editor, theater critic, TV critic, and gossip columnist. He supports animal causes, civil rights, and fair play, and opposes political correctness, bicycles on the sidewalk, and most other forms of selfishness and stupidity.