May 30, 2007

MISS UNIVERSE BOOS AND U.S. / MEXICAN RELATIONS: “For what it’s worth, I think this kind of episode has more impact on Americans’ attitudes toward other countries than is generally recognized. The fact that millions of Americans witnessed the rudeness in Mexico City will not make matters easier for those who are pushing immigration legislation in Congress.”

It’s not a big deal, but that’s right. “We hate you — let us in!” is a poor approach.