the unknown known
I have followed Rumsfeld's career from the '80, when I started CNN, until at least 2005, when as a guest on Fox News, I suggested that he be fired for the same reasons that Dan Rather had been fired -- he was the guy in charge when bad things were going on in his department.
But then I wake up and smell the ma nishtana. If it's plutocracy, this must be Tuesday. Nice nations finish last. The golden rule isn't "do unto others," it's "don't get caught." Hope isn't "the thing with feathers," as Emily Dickinson called it. It's the thing with denial.
The best thing about coming home is finding it better than the way you left it. After all, a festival is only as good as the town that makes it possible.
Morris describes Rumsfeld's obsession with language as more than just a simple fascination: Donald Rumsfeld is famous for