In today's NY Times, Friedman speaks in the voice of a repentant George Bush addressing Middle East leaders, owning up to his "mistakes" about Iraq but saying we absolutely have to stay the course to fight terrorism.
Besides the fact that Bush will never own up to anything, Friedman chooses to remain clueless about one of the main reasons terrorism is flourishing-- up 29% last year, according to a State Department report. The war itself has created fertile ground for terrorism-- just as many of us predicted even before the war began.
What is one way in which City Councilor Dom Sarno, the man who would be Springfield's mayor, is like George Bush? Stay tuned.