It is simply another piece fit neatly into a pattern of arrogance unlike anything seen in the history of American leadership. For eight years, this country has said to the world: "We're right. You're wrong. Deal with it."
As I think about the entropic countdown to the last hour of the Bush administration, I can't help thinking of Bette Davis' classic line in All About Eve: "Fasten your seatbelts, it's going to be a bumpy night."