ANOTHER “YIKES”

Try the following article on for size. I was particularly grabbed by the ending:

If nothing else, the war on terror has forced our duality – the yawning chasm between our words and our deeds – out into the open. Former Nuremberg prosecutor Telford Taylor once described America as a “Steinbeckian ‘Lennie,’ gigantic and powerful, but prone to shatter what we try to save.” That has never been more apt.

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