Wes Pruden.... on the 'White Flag Democrats,' who just might be driving their party into exile for another generation....
Here are some excerpts to peruse.... or read the whole delightful piece at the above link.
"White flags on the road to 'peace'"
"It's easy to mock Nancy Pelosi, to dare the San Francisco Democrats to say something sensible. They're determined to resurrect the '60s, with all that noise, dirty hair, B.O., and the strategy that George McGovern employed to drive the party into exile for a generation.
The white-flag Democrats want to get America out of Iraq at any price, to give "peace" a chance.
But a summer of love is particularly risky now in San Francisco, where the Age of Aquarius has morphed into the Age of AIDS.
Nevertheless, peace is nice, even in Iraq, and good citizens have a responsibility to seek peace, if not necessarily at any price at least at any place...."