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.
Monday, August 22, 2005 Matthew Simmons' losing bet: What's that famous phrase? "Those who do not know history are condemned to repeat it." Well, The New York Times' John Tierney found himself a sucker.