Ed Driscoll

OPEN MOUTH, INSERT FOOT: Wesley

OPEN MOUTH, INSERT FOOT: Wesley Clark, in Maxim magazine:

In the 19th century, we were motivated by manifest destiny. In the 20th century, it was the idea that it was our duty to contain the spread of Communism and keep open the door for freedom. Today there is no substantial challenge to American ideals.

As James Taranto wrote, “Islamic fundamentalism? Never heard of it.”