Where Cowards Rule
—Carl Bernstein, writing in 1992 in The New Republic about America's "idiot culture." Unfortunately, the culture has become considerably more idiotic since then, and the mass media considerably more cowardly. To his credit, Bernstein continues to blast the idiot culture every chance he gets. For a look back at my earlier mention of antiwar activist Cindy Sheehan's take on the idiot culture, click here.