Embargo Act Of Selfishness

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The Embargo Act. Possibly one of the most dreaded laws of all time passed for what hopefully will only be for a short time. President Thomas Jefferson stated in an interview last week with the Raleigh Register that, "Whenever you do a thing, act as if the whole world is watching." We interpreted this as an act of selfishness. It appears as if President Jefferson is attempting to shine the most beautiful light unto himself as a great leader of his country. President Jefferson did however make an outstanding purchase of the Louisiana Territory which, in turn doubled the size of the United States. Besides the gallant purchase of the Louisiana Territory, it seems as if President Jefferson has been on a bit of a downward heading recently. The extremely

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