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Sun Sep 01, 2013 at 08:49 AM PDT

Syria 2013

by libretto

Syria. Damned if you do or don't.
Syrians killing Syrians. Solution: Kill more Syrians?
Who to support? The nasty tyrant that's there? Or a new and probably repressive regime?
Best position to be in: Traditional Do-Nothing Republican ready to call anything the wrong thing.
Worst position to be in: a Syrian.


Mon May 02, 2011 at 08:08 AM PDT

bin Laden

by libretto

Osama bin Laden's dead. That's a good thing.
I would much rather have him in custody awaiting trial. Not possible. Too bad.
Two things to keep in mind:
bin Laden had nothing whatsoever to do with the excursion in Iraq.

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Sun Mar 04, 2007 at 11:00 AM PST

The Publican Party

by libretto

Publican Lindsay Graham referred to the "Democrat Party" on a talk show today. I know that irks some Democrats. It doesn't bother me much, mostly because any Publican who's willing to forego "ic" when referring to Democrats should be commended.
However, it occurred to me that Publicans have been referred to by Democrats as "Republicans." That's not quite accurate, as these glossary entries from show:

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