When you absolutely can’t win any other way, there is always cheating. And the Republicans clearly, and now admittedly, can’t win any other way.
Daily Archives: January 18, 2013
Zero Dark Thirty is like a gorgeously-rendered monument to the fatal political miscalculation we made during the Bush years. It’s a cliché but it’s true: Bin Laden wanted us to make this mistake. He wanted America to respond to him by throwing off our carefully-crafted blanket of global respectability to reveal a brutal, repressive hypocrite underneath.