First it was:
In 1988 in Las Vegas, a DEA agent was convicted of illegal wiretapping but
his conviction was overturned when it turned out that the FBI had illegally
put a video camera in his office.
Then it was:
A few years ago the left-wing government of Angola employed Cuban
troops to defend US oil refineries against a Maoist revolutionary
supported by the Reagan Administration. It's hard to be politically
correct when the world starts to look like “Monty Python's flying
–R. Shweder, New York Times, September
And recently …
You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white
guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the Swiss hold the America's
Cup, France is accusing the U.S. of arrogance, and Germany doesn't
want to go to war.
But this … this …
In a letter to President Bush, a group of CIA veterans charge the vice
president drove the U.S. to war with a “campaign of deceit”—and
call for his head.
The CIA, calling the Vice President deceitful
… I'm having a serious disconnect here …
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