Aikin: The law of unintended consequences By Bob Aikin & Jerrod Knight • May 17, 2012 TweetShareGoogle+Email Bob Aikin ponders 'unintended consequences.' Jerrod Knight This week Bob Aikin breaks down unknown and unforeseen consequences. The law of unintended consequences is in effect all the time. We share examples from the Carter administration as good intentions laid out a path for an alternate reality. Tags: BreakdownBob AikinTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.