Elders: Don't Let Trump Fatigue Stop You
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The United States has been wrong, politically and morally, about Iraq more than once in the past; Washington has supported Saddam against Iran and overlooked some of his bloodiest adventures. The price of being wrong yet again could be incalculable. History will not easily excuse us if, by deciding not to decide, we defer a reckoning with an aggressive totalitarian leader who intends not only to develop weapons of mass destruction but also to use them.
No one ever asked me then, and I don’t know if I myself understood, that I had a life that was not only extraordinary but real -- the kind of life that doesn’t happen by accident but is put together only slowly and with effort.
Mars and Venus! Why do (some) women insist that there is a hidden, underlying message in things men say? There's not! We don't generally think before we talk, we just let the first thing that rolls through our brain, fall out our mouth. (Yes, even Presidents!) What he meant by "There's no hurry" is that "There is no need to hurry". It's just what came to mind.
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