Friday, August 15, 2008

Quote of the week

"In the 21st century, nations don’t invade other nations."

--Sen. John McCain, speaking on television about the invasion of Georgia by Russia.


Peter said...

Talk about the pot calling the kettle black!
I hope that his face was crimson after he said it - such hypocrisy.

Jo said...

When did Iraq become a United State of America?

hrugaar said...

I imagine for don't I should read shouldn't.

Seems to me that if their geographical roles were reversed, the US would be doing exactly the same thing ... but they'd call it securing their border against the threat of the Middle East and Islam, and protecting the interests of the world fuel trade, or some such spin.

Jo, do you think Americans have the concept of irony?

Jo said...

Doubt it.

kendall said...

Glenda: GAK!!! ;-( McCain is the biggest moron on the planet....

Jo & Hrugaar: Of course we don't. And we're all alike, just like all you Brits are all alike. (eyeroll)