“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
McCain and Lieberman vs McCain and Lieberman on Libya.
Did anyone notice the recent militancy of Lieberman and McCain over Libya? I wonder what happened?
Da Nang, Viet Nam 1965. Remember when…Hat Tip: Rufus:
Rufus II said...
The first Marines did an amphibious landing. Pretty cool. They came charging onto the beach M-14's at the ready.
The young gals met'em there, selling coca cola, and boom-boom.
Wed Mar 30, 08:16:00 PM EDT