A note on the Amazon ads: I've chosen to display current events titles in the Amazon box. Unfortunately, Amazon appears to promote a disproportionate number of angry-left books. I have no power over it at this time. Rest assured, I'm still a conservative.
Sunday, January 30, 2005 Election day: Today is the day Iraqis go to the polls to participate in free elections for the first time in decades. It's still early in Iraq, but it appears as though the terrorists' promise to fill the streets with blood has been largely empty.
Check out Steven Vincent's "In the Red Zone" blog for some thoughts on this momentous day for the Iraqi people and the future of democracy in the Middle East.