Free Republic 4th Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $19,683
Woo hoo!!! And the first 22% is in!! Thank you all very much!! God bless.

Keyword: gertrudebell

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • Mark Steyn: Looting Iraq's 'heritage'

    04/29/2003 4:39:16 AM PDT · by SJackson · 44 replies · 1,029+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 4-29-03 | Mark Steyn
    Douglas Anthony Cooper of Montreal chides me for a throwaway line in last week's column about the antiwar crowd's sudden interest in property crime: "Steal the photocopier from Baghdad's Ministry of Genital Clamping and they're pining for the smack of firm government." "Some matters reside beyond the domain of comedy," writes Cooper. "The rape of the National Museum of Iraq and the torching of the National Library will be lamented by historians for centuries." He concludes, "A man of Steyn's sensibilities beneath the sneer I detect a partisan of Western civilization ought to find this an occasion of immense sorrow."...