"A society that has made 'nostalgia' a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today." — Christopher Lasch
Friday, October 14, 2011
The Persians Are Coming!
"Even by the forgiving standards of American credulity," says Alexander Cockburn, "the supposed Iranian plot to assassinate the Saudi Ambassador to the US is spectacularly ludicrous" — The Iranian “Plot”.