03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The Brits Look Back, We Look At Sarah Palin

Admittedly, we have so many more important things on our minds, but the Brits -- backward-looking sort, don't you think? -- have just opened an official inquiry into how that country got into the Iraq War.

Here, of course, where the word "history" is a synonym for "toast", the idea is laughable.  But, in case you don't care where Sarah Palin signed books today, here"s the Guardian's summary of the first day of testimony. (h/t: Greg Mitchell)