Random commentary and senseless acts of blogging.
The first Republican president once said, "While the people retain their virtue and their vigilance, no administration by any extreme of wickedness or folly can seriously injure the government in the short space of four years." If Mr. Lincoln could see what's happened in these last three-and-a-half years, he might hedge a little on that statement.
Prisoners of Azkaban
Monday, August 05, 2002
Grasping at Stems
Bill Simon announced a particularly audacious attempt recently to salvage his failing gubernatorial campaign.
"I am sure now that Davis' people are busily making new ads, and I hope they do," Simon said. "Because if they want to attack me now for a bad verdict and take the side of a convicted drug trafficker ... then Davis is welcome to choose that side."
Let's look at the sequence of events here:
I guess if patriotism isn't available as your last refuge, you can always give the War on Some Drugs a try.