The Right Coast

March 15, 2004
I wish it were true
By Tom Smith

Jacob Levy argues that Spanish election and change in foreign policy is not a victory for al Queada, but it reads to me like wishful thinking. But then, I spent the morning cleaning the garage while listening to NPR. They really need to get some training at not sounding delighted when America suffers a defeat abroad. You get the feeling that if 1000 died in Madrid instead of 200, they would be beside themselves with joy. What a defeat for Bush. Terrible, of course. But what a defeat for Bush!