Comments: New Tomdispatch

I don't recall who originated that "Simple Answers to Simple Questions" meme — or even if it is a meme — but anyway:

Q. Is the U.S. military now an imperial police force?

A. Yes.

Posted by Cloud at February 16, 2009 01:23 PM

I think it actually was snappy answers to stupid questions, and that it was a feature in MAD magazine. To which I might add.

Q. Is the U.S. military now an imperial police force?

A. No, it's an imperial mercenary force of looters and pillagers along the lines of the Ottoman Bashi-Bazouks.

Posted by En Ming Hee at February 17, 2009 03:36 AM