Irony. I Haz It -- having bemoaned the media/political obsession with picking at the scab of 9/11, I learned yesterday that part of my work assignment Friday -- me and everybody else at work, e-v-e-r-y-o-n-e -- will be to stand at the curb and collect donations for Indianapolis's very own
December 7, 1951 -- Undoubtedly there was a somber ceremony at Pearl Harbor, but I wonder, was there a week-long national dirge leading up to the day? We got Tojo; we got OBL. Yeah, there's still a bunch of wretched weasels out there who hate the West, the U.S. especially, and work to do harm to persons and property; but Americans are not incompetent, and we're no longer unaware. It might be time to take off the sackcloth and ashes.