In other news, Joe Lieberman is still a national embarrassment.
It's nice to see so many wingnuts lifting Helen Thomas -- the recipient of so much of their loathing over the years -- and bearing her aloft on their shoulders.
Seriously:Illinois' embattled but defiant governor turned to the history books to describe the emotional strain on him and his family, comparing his arrest last month to Japan's attack on Pearl.
Yglesias:Meanwhile, if we launch a war with Russia — which would seem to be the point of busting out the analogy — then how are we going to find the.
I can't think of a recent presidential campaign that's been characterized by as many terrible historical analogies as this one. From Obama's evocations of Ronald Reagan, to McCain's addled nonsense.