The Nudnik File

Nudnik - n. U.S. colloq. Esp. in Jewish usage: a pestering, nagging, or irritating person

Wednesday, April 28, 2004

              Historical Comparisons
One of the main problems in the perception of current US policies among a large segment of the population, specifically US policies in the Middle East, is the general lack of historical knowledge. Most people know very little about this region which now occupies so much of our attention. Yet, regardless of their lack of knowledge, most have an opinion and express it fairly vocally.

Victor Hanson imagines the questions that Abraham Lincoln would have received during a press conference.
|| Nudnik 9:50 AM
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