Times columnist Tom Friedman watched the movie Invictus and writes that he wishes Iraq’s leaders would emulate Nelson Mandela’s “we have to surprise them,” by displaying religious/ethnic tolerance and magnanimous statesmanship in Iraq, because, I guess, Suck. On. This diplomacy is, uh, not helpful.
|By: Scarecrow Sunday August 22, 2010 2:00 pm|
|By: Jacob Freeze Wednesday May 19, 2010 6:21 pm|
“President Bush’s greatest failure was not Iraq, Afghanistan or Katrina. It was his failure of imagination after 9/11 to mobilize the country to get behind a really big initiative for nation-building in America.”
“Sadly, President Obama seems intent on squandering his environmental 9/11 with a Bush-level failure of imagination.”