Everyone’s heard about rats deserting a sinking ship — even the ship of state at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. But how to characterize Rahm Emanuel going back to run for mayor of Chicago? Is that sort of like a criminal returning to the scene of the crime?
One of my regular correspondents seems to think I underestimated the contributions of the religion of peace and luuuuvvvvvv to the world. Pardon me while I intrude with a statistic. In the world, 1.4 billion Muslims, 20 per cent of the world’s population. Nobel Prizes — four, including the Comedy Channel peace prize given to the crook Arafat. World’s Jews: 14 million — one fifth of one percent of the world’s population. Nobel prizes received: 129.