Ed Driscoll

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times

Pete Dupont writes, “America and democrats of the world can be proud of 2004“. On the flipside, Michelle Malkin says, “2004 was a good year for terrorists, violent gang members, law-breakers and fraud artists seeking safe haven in America”.

Meanwhile, “I don’t really do predictions”, Glenn Reynolds smartly claims. “But I think that 2005 is going to turn out pretty well. It’s just a gut feeling, but I certainly hope so”.

Me too, obviously. At least the year isn’t beginning with the same election-charged “we’re going to the mattresses” undercurrent that 2004 began with.