Making sense of Cheney, media, riots | Commentary


Seldom nowadays are we privy to real wit and wisdom offered in tandem by the same source (in response to reporter trickery, maybe?), which is why Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana is one of my favorite personalities. “Sometimes the majority just means all of the fools are on the same side: he once observed, in what should long stand as a prime example of typical Lincolnesque insight tracing to an earlier era.

And this, too: “Our country was founded by genuises, but it’s being run by idiots.” OK, maybe that one lacks a bit of the dexterity with language to achieve the same level of ingenuousness (simple but sincere), but my sense is that most Americans — given the trend of the last several months — would deem that conclusion precisely on target….

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