Ed Driscoll

QUOTE OF THE DAY: "When

QUOTE OF THE DAY:

“When I opened the Internet cafe, my friends thought I was crazy,” said Latifa, 33. “But it’s been in business about two months now, and it has already paid for itself.”

Kabul has an Internet cafe. Think about that for a few minutes.

(Because of all of the posting I’ve been doing over these past few months about Iraq, I reflexively typed “Baghdad” at first, instead of Kabul. But with a little luck, hopefully Baghdad will have as equally an open and non-censored place where ordinary people can surf the Web by next year as its neighbor to the east.)