From today's NYT:
"“Military officers are realists,” said Andrew Natsios, an envoy to Sudan during the Bush administration. General Gration “didn’t come to this crisis with the emotional baggage of so many people whose education about Darfur comes from the activists, or the media,” he said. “He’s not on some holy crusade.”"
Natsios. Him again? The guy who said reconstruction of Iraq would be $2 billion tops? Loyal Bushie? The guy who waits until after 100,000 people have died to criticise the way Iraq policy was going? He's qualified to distinguish realists from holy crusaders?
We don't need no education - *I have a massive backlog of half-written draft blog posts that I'm going to try and start getting out the door, so, er, enjoy the early Christmas presents...