Monday, May 24, 2010

Oh, That Thing

With the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico being one of the hot topics of the day, we've forgotten about, or rarely mention, the two occupations the U.S. is currently embroiled in in the Middle East.
Worse, many who cheer for our wars enjoy that most intoxicating and distorting reward:  cost-free benefits, in the form of vicarious feelings of strength, purpose, nobility and the like, all from a safe distance.

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