Thursday, August 23, 2007


(Also: '"Why did you support the Iraq war?" Gerson asked [Kissinger]. "Because Afghanistan wasn't enough," Kissinger answered. In the conflict with radical Islam, he said, they want to humiliate us. "And we need to humiliate them."')


  1. warszawa5:52 AM

    Gentlemen and scholars:

    "Suck. On. This." (Friedman)

    "WHAT 'human price'? Gimme a break!" (Clarridge)

    "Fuck you." (Cheney)

    "Bring it on." (Bush)

    "Lucky me, I hit the trifecta!"

    (Bush, repeated 14 times in nine months.)

    "Phantom flyers in the sky,
    Persian-pukes prepare to die.
    Rolling in with snake and nape,
    Allah creates but we cremate."

    (Anon., 1980s; from the recreational songbook of the 77th Tactical Fighter Squadron of the United States Air Force.)

    Now Philip Atkinson: Exterminate all Arabs and settle Americans on their lands. I think he was testing the waters there; and as it tuned out, no one who matters was really scandalised.