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
Thursday, April 10, 2003
Yesterday's apparent liberation of Baghdad was a positive landmark in the war, and came as a far lower cost than I, and most others, were anticipating only about a week ago. But we should also take note that yesterday was also a less positive landmark in the war: American fatalities moved past 100. Kynn has a good montage of memorial services for casualties in various places.