The Democrats are hoping that if they do nothing, they might inherit the earth as the Bush administration goes down the tubes. Whatever the dubious merits of this Kerryesque course as a political strategy, as a moral strategy it's unpatriotic. The earth may not be worth inheriting if Iraq continues to sabotage America's ability to take on Iran and North Korea, let alone Al Qaeda.Will a Democrat please stand up and take on George W.'s failed Iraq strategy? Is it you Russell Feingold?
Sunday, August 28, 2005
Best (and scariest) excerpt from Frank Rich's column this weekend, www.nytimes.com/2005/08/28/opinion/The Vietnamization of Bush's Vacation: