University of Michigan history professor Juan Cole -- who I interviewed for public radio
back when U.S. presidents unilaterally starting wars was still considered a bad thing -- reacts to reports that NATO bombs may have killed Muammar Qaddafi's youngest son and three of his grandchildren:
"If you hang around in a charnel house, you could end up being cremated."Lovely
Update: More high-minded, sophisticated commentary from Juan Cole.
(Headline borrowed from Richard Seymour
Professor Cole has stumbled badly of late. I no longer can regard him as an unbiased observer. Pity.ReplyDelete
He'll be missed.
Let's not forget.ReplyDelete
A short, sweet definition of liberal: a good German, but one who is smugly sure of his own enlightenment.ReplyDelete
Cole has edited out that line.ReplyDelete
Some serious partisan contortionism ain't it. And though he edited it out, he seems unapologetic about the sentiment.ReplyDelete