As the old saying goes: ‘Hope for the best but prepare for the worst.’
[ . . . w/concurrent proactivity, natch.]
The checkmate analogy in the Buzzflash editorial especially rings true to me. They seem to be building to something, and they haven’t been stopped yet. With the constant refrain of ‘bomb iran’ in our ears, the new lion-eating monkey will be on our backs until the next Inauguration, last scheduled for 2009 . . .