Consider the irony that the country making the most noise about Iran and North Korea's nuclear stockpile is the U.S., the one that has breached the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty more than any other.
The Justice Department descision that Obama has the right to detain enemies during wartime, without charging them, comes as a disappointment to those who expected carte blanche change.
The former chief of staff to Colin Powell acknowledges, too, that both Rumsfeld and Cheney knew innocent men were being detained as enemy combatants, without charges, and they did nothing about it.
The rescue plan which has funneled tax dollars into the pronounced, if a bit frayed, pockets of all the major U.S. home savings and loans has also left town with our savings.
Obama's recent decision to escalate troop presence in Afghanistan, by adding an additional 4,000 troops will be easier to pitch at home and abroad, if...