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Sunday, August 15, 2004

Christopher Hitchens "Taking the Measure of John Kerry"

in the NY Times Sunday Book Review
A Call to Service, by Kerry himself, merits Mark Twain's comment on the Book of Mormon -- ''chloroform in print.'' It has no music at all. But if it were to draw its title from any popular song, it would have to bow toward Joni Mitchell and announce itself as ''Both Sides Now.''

JOHN KERRY
For a more obsequious America