Wednesday, August 24, 2005

Great Choice of Metaphors, Guys

Our leaders have seized on the lessons of the American Revolution to help explain their policies regarding the nascent democracy in Iraq and the role of the insurgency. The American Revolution is a most apt analogy, probably the best one they could have chosen—the insurgents won and the most powerful nation on the face of the Earth departed.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Hah, good point.

PS Your audience now extends BEYOND northern VA! Into southern northern VA!

Andrew said...

and now into Washington. Yeah, the real one. the state baby not some lame-ass town sinking into a festering swamp. not to mention the fact that its built on top of an old marsh.