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Saturday, September 7, 2013

Bouncing Checks

Douglas Wilson: A Three Car Funeral -- "... If I might change the metaphor, our federal government is bouncing checks in more areas than just the budget."

Douglas Wilson: Syria in a Sentence -- "I want Congress to authorize something I don’t believe they need to authorize, and which I reserve the right to do anyway whether or not they authorize it, in order that I might defend the credibility of a red line I didn’t actually draw, so that I may take decisive action that will not in any way affect the momentum of the Syrian civil war or, if it accidentally does, al-Qaeda will the stronger for it, in order that I might have a chance to do what I have spent a decade yelling about other people doing."