Jib jab is back for this campaign. “Time for Some Campaignin”
OPFOR notes the new Literacy Tests for folks in DC.
Vision tests, written tests, ballistics tests, trigger locks, purchase limits
Harry Reid blames George Bush for his (Harry Reid’s) low poll numbers. Seriously.
Thomas Friedman notes that as bad as we in the US are, we’re not so bad.
Which brings me back to America. Perfect we are not, but America still has some moral backbone. There are travesties we will not tolerate. The U.N. vote on Zimbabwe demonstrates that this is not true for these “popular” countries — called Russia or China or South Africa — that have no problem siding with a man who is pulverizing his own people.
So, yes, we’re not so popular in Europe and Asia anymore. I guess they would prefer a world in which America was weaker, where leaders with the values of Vladimir Putin and Thabo Mbeki had a greater say, and where the desperate voices for change in Zimbabwe would, well, just shut up.