Prisoner of Quotomatic
"a dangerous mistake"
For example, attempting to portray the Crusades as some sort of unique horror story in which evil Christians fell upon peaceful, advanced, tolerant Muslims with the intention of killing or converting them is simply wrong (and an example of psychological transferance to boot). They were a defensive response to Muslim aggression, which saw two thirds of Christendom conquered and the European heartland threatened. - Tom Paine
"impeccable anti-Syrian credentials"
The Cedar Revolution either gained a large amount of credibility or a giant headache this morning as exiled resistance leader Michel Aoun returned to Lebanon for the first time since Syria forced him to flee in 1990. Aoun wants to run for office in the newly-freed country, describing himself as the "grandfather, father and son" of the democracy movement... - Captain Ed