Archives for: December 2005, 14

An ambassador with something to be proud of

see "US envoy "worst ambassador in history": N.Korea" (Reuters via Yahoo, 12/14/05) http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20051214/pl_nm/korea_north_ambassador_dc Here's a great story about the US Ambassador to North Korea. One line from the story: "Ambassa… more »

A less optimistic forecast for Iraq

Ivan Eland, Senior Fellow at The Independent Institute (and formerly of the Cato Institute) has been a consistent critic of the war in Iraq. While I don't generally agree with him (about Iraq), he's a very smart guy and not to be taken lightly. In this… more »

Quotes about the French military

Thanks again to my anonmyouse friend for this great stuff... "France has neither winter nor summer nor morals. Apart from these drawbacks it is a fine country. France has usually been governed by prostitutes." Mark Twain. "I would rather have… more »