"War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things: the decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks nothing worth a war, is worse." --John Stuart Mill (1806 - 1873)

Friday, November 12, 2004

Parenting, Democratic Style

"I was indoctrinated in the Democratic Party at an early age, so it was hard for me to think of George [W.] Bush as a human being."

--Alexandra Pelosi, filmmaker and daughter of House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, speaking of the subject of her 2002 documentary Journeys With George, a sympathetic portrayal of the president.