Ed Driscoll

Fantasy Is A Byproduct Of Security

As usual, Mark Steyn makes several prescient observations in his latest syndicated column:

Take the Scott Thomas Beauchamp debacle at the New Republic, in which the magazine ran an atrocity-a-go-go Baghdad diary piece by a serving soldier about dehumanized troops desecrating graves, abusing disfigured women, etc. It smelled phony from the get-go