Wednesday, April 07, 2004

insight from unexpected places
Just finished watching the original Dawn of the Dead movie. I was struck by the line spoken by a priest in the early part of the film, after a SWAT team had cleared out a slum tenement, strictly for the good of the inhabitants, of course.

"You can do what you like now. You are stronger than us. But they, I think, will soon be stronger than you."

As the Iraqi said to the Marine...