<![CDATA[Ben Stein, a conservative and funny man, has a great piece in The New York Times this Sunday, A City on a Hill, or a Looting Opportunity:
Is this America, where far too many of the rich endlessly loot their stockholders and kick the employees in the teeth, the America that our soldiers in Ramadi and Kirkuk and Anbar Province and Afghanistan are fighting for? Is this America, where we will end up so far behind the financial eight ball we won’t be able to see because of mismanagement by both parties, the America that our men and women are losing limbs for, coming home in boxes for?
I suggest you read the whole thing.