Ihate our regulators. Of course, when I say "our," I really mean "your" - because as nearly as I can tell, writers and journalists are as unregulated as the birds that fly through the air and the fish that swim in the sea. Nobody certifies us. We carry no educational credentials on our business cards. We aren't even asked to pick up CE credits.

And if anybody from Washington ever visited my office to check my "books and records," she'd fall into a deep black hole and the world would have to manage with one less regulator.

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