Saturday, December 08, 2007

Ominous... For Us

From BBC News, after news that Iran has halted its nuclear programme:
"I view this report as a warning signal that they had the programme, they halted the programme," Mr Bush told a news conference. "The reason why it's a warning signal is they could restart it."

Yes, it would be a precondition of restarting something to first stop it, wouldn't it?


  1. I think I'm finally starting to understand neoconservatives. There's an appealing simplicity to their outlook, much like the apparently contradictions in the Tao Te Ching. It's deep, far reaching paradoxical thinking.


Euphemisms II

It's not just abortion where these euphemisms bug me either. I think it is sometimes OK to euthanize your pet, but... you did not "...