Polticians' Curious Reactions Joe Stack's Suicide Attack

04/29/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

No one knows what history will make of the present -- least of all journalists, who can at best write history's sloppy first draft. But if I were to place an incautious bet on which political event will prove the most significant of February 2010, I wouldn't choose the kabuki health care summit that generated all the ink and 24/7 cable chatter in Washington. I'd put my money instead on the murder-suicide of Andrew Joseph Stack III, the tax protester who flew a plane into an office building...

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