Blog on the Run: Reloaded

Thursday, February 3, 2011 8:31 pm

A question

Filed under: America. It was a really good idea — Lex @ 8:31 pm

Would it kill American foreign policy to be on the right side of history a little more often? Because I’m 51 years old, and in my lifetime that phenomenon has been damned rare.



  1. Yes. Unfortunately, what is clearly “right” and what is in America’s “best interests” are rarely the same thing. But don’t worry: It’s not just America. Most governments are the same, in my experience. Democracy is the worst possible form of government, except for all the others.

    Comment by Blair — Friday, February 4, 2011 1:25 am @ 1:25 am

  2. Cheer up – there was Jimmy Carter’s refusal to prop up Somosa in Nicaragua in 1979, and there was . . . oh, wait . . .erm, that’s it . . .

    Comment by Nick — Tuesday, February 15, 2011 3:50 am @ 3:50 am

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