commented on Ann Coulter and I Don't Agree on Something
"Coulter's thinking is irrational, the fear she feels is not. We can no longer pretend to be the center of the universe."
I would argue that the thinking and the fear are equally irrational. Moreover, if the thinking were more rational, the fear might not be there at all.
Billions of people in hundreds of nations around the world wake up each day with the knowledge that they do not live in the world's premier superpower. Yet they find--somehow--that the earth still turns.
commented on Republicans Discover the High Price of Tea
The $20 million that establishement Republicans are spending to defeat Tea Party rivals are $20 million they can't spend to defeat Democratic rivals.
Is there a downside that I'm missing?