Friday Music Blogging: Hansel And Gretel Edition
in alamogordo, new mexico, on july 16, 1945
Sometimes, we must become quiet and patient with ourselves to learn when we have stopped hearing anyone else.
It is of course everyone's hope that diplomacy alone can achieve this goal. Iran's activities inside Iraq were the central issue raised by the U.S. ambassador to Iraq in his historic meeting with Iranian representatives in Baghdad this May. However, as Gen. Bergner said on Monday, "There does not seem to be any follow-through on the commitments that Iran has made to work with Iraq in addressing the destabilizing security issues here." The fact is, any diplomacy with Iran is more likely to be effective if it is backed by a credible threat of force - credible in the dual sense that we mean it, and the Iranians believe it.
I am not become Death, the destroyer of worlds.
Additional, courtesy of Wintle: I am not a bomb.