"Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please." (Mark Twain)
Wednesday, November 08, 2006
One of the two men shown shaking hands in this photograph is a vicious, half-bright thug with delusions of absolute power and a striking inability to recognize either reality or minimal notions of human decency, and who - thankfully, even miraculously - has recently been cast forever into the dustbin of history.
And Saddam Hussein is even worse.
I'm very happy to see that Donald Rumsfeld has found his true calling. He was a very bad Secretary of Defense, but he is a very good riddance. It's always heartening to see a fellow human being find his place in the world.