I guess the pundits have had enough too. Will: Cheney Still Doesn't Get It on Iraq - Newsweek George F. Will - MSNBC.com
George Bernard Shaw at The Quotations Page:
"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw, 'Mrs. Warren's Profession' (1893) act II
Irish dramatist & socialist (1856 - 1950)
And what have we learned in the last five years from its boutique socialism, utopian pacifism, moral equivalence, and cultural relativism? That it was logical that Europe most readily would abandon the artist and give up the renegade in fear of religious extremists.
from - VDH's Private Papers::Traitors to the Enlightenment by way of Chronicles of Tobermory