notes on government, sports and popular culture
.....Via Dr. Sanity
: Roger Simon writes about David Corn, Rich Lowry, William Buckley and the politics of the last 30 seconds
".....the recent bombing of the mosque in Samarra...was supposed to have started a civil war. As of this precise second, it seems that it hasn't. In fact, it may have done precisely the opposite, waking up Sunni and Shiite factions and forcing them to finally deal with other. But do I know that? And will it last? Anyone who thinks they know the answer to that is a pretentious twit, jockeying for a position in the punditocracy..."