BY MENCKEN'S GHOST | JUNE 9, 2010
The most timorous, sniveling, poltroonish, ignominious mob of serfs and goose-steppers
In 1922, when I was still in my corporal form and a popular journalist, I wrote: “The American people, taking one with another, constitute the most timorous, sniveling, poltroonish, ignominious mob of serfs and goose-steppers ever gathered under one flag in Christendom since the end of the Middle Ages.” More...
BERNARD L. WILLIAMS | JUNE 9, 2010
The ‘Don't Ask, Don't Tell’ issue
I decided to respond to this issue because this is my society – a society that makes a sincere honest effort to make everything that is known, and every skill available to every human. Anyone trained by such an effort, has the responsibility to look after it. More...