As we pause to remember all the Americans lost on 9/11, and those who sacrificed themselves for others, let’s also remember this: Iraq and Saddam Hussein had nothing to do with the attack. It was Bin Laden’s crew working out of Afghanistan. But we bombed Iraq anyway, and now we have a mess on our hands.
Also, I don’t need to look in the crate to find today’s questions. Here’s a headline from today’s paper: “Japan OKs 1st Nuclear Plant Since Disaster.”
That’s right, folks. The same people who assured the world that Fukushima Daiichi was a hunky-dory safe way to produce energy are now assuring the world that a sister power plant is a Daisy Mae look-alike — sweet and innocent and full of sunshiny goodness. I guess they found a way to move those earthquake faults to some other part of the ocean.