Shaun Mullen writes, "The day after the day after a terrifyingly myopic speech in which George Bush announced an escalation of the Iraq war in the face of calls from the best and brightest to do just the opposite, I feel despair."
Don't despair, Shaun. After all, you have the same views as the best and the brightest. Heck, you are one of the best and the brightest. You know you are. Give yourself a hug.