The Right Coast

August 18, 2005
Paranoid Pasionaria
By Maimon Schwarzschild

Mark Steyn has it right, of course, about Cindy Sheehan, and about those who are cheering and exploiting her sad derangement:
Cindy Sheehan is a woman whose grief has curdled into a narcissistic rage, and the Democrats cheering her on are cheering their own marginalisation. Most Americans will not follow where she’s gone — to the wilder shores of anti-Bush, anti-war, anti-Iraq, anti-Afghanistan, anti-Israel, anti-American paranoia. Casey Sheehan’s service was not the act of a child. A shame you can’t say the same about his mom’s new friends.
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