Sunday, January 02, 2011

Everything Old Is New Again, Dept.

Auferre trucidare rapere falsis nominibus imperium, atque ubi solitudinem faciunt, pacem appellant.
They rob, slaughter, plunder--and label it "empire."  They make a wasteland and call it "peace."
       -Tacitus, Agricola

So, how does 2011 look for the model Jeffersonian democracies of Iraq and Afghanistan? 

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