Submitted by okanogen on Mon, 11/02/2009 - 10:55am
Submitted by lambert on Sun, 10/22/2006 - 1:16pm
Is anyone surprised that the Iraq War turned out the way that it did for the Iraqis? (We knew the Republicans would Fuck up the war; what we couldn't imagine was the grand scale on which they were able to fuck up the peace. Now we know. It's like Katrina. Except a lot worse.)
Government small enough to drown in a bathtub? Check.
Ownership society, meaning that if you've got a gun, you own whatever you've got or can take? Check. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Thu, 10/12/2006 - 7:44am
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 10/11/2006 - 12:16pm
Finally, somebody picks up on this. ABC:
[This] should be the key bit of learning from this entire tawdry affair. The principals involved â€” Foley and Rep. Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., the speaker of the House â€” offer some key lessons about abuse of power and the unwillingness of leaders to deal with that abuse.
Read below the fold...