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Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

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I am 100% adapting to the Pacific Northwest. I am so eager for the next time it rains, I plan to go out in it. Not the first time I've thought about it, but given this heatstroke I am even more eager for it.

How Donald Rumsfeld Deserves to Be Remembered (theatlantic.com)

But Rumsfeld was the chief advocate of every disaster in the years after September 11. Wherever the United States government contemplated a wrong turn, Rumsfeld was there first with his hard smile—squinting, mocking the cautious, shoving his country deeper into a hole. His fatal judgment was equaled only by his absolute self-assurance. He lacked the courage to doubt himself. He lacked the wisdom to change his mind.

Fuck. That. Guy.

6/30/2021 8:55 pm
Tags: obituary, us politics

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