By Andy Rooney
COLUMNISTS MAKE a living pointing out things that are wrong with America. There isn’t much money in talking about all the good things because it’s dull.
What are some of the things that are right with America? Let me count the ways:
We choose our leaders. We vote for officeholders all the way from minor officials in our small towns to the president of our country. Americans accept the authority of the person the majority elects, whether they voted for that person or not.
The stories in the newspapers and on television are of murder, rape, theft and fraud, but by