For God’s sake, will somebody get Tom Daschle off caffeine? The South Dakota Democratic Senator, majority leader only because a political traitor named Jim Jeffords bolted the GOP, took the floor of the Senate Wednesday to scream and shout that Dubya is politicizing the war against terrorism.
The hoopla surrounding the one-year observance of 9-11-01 has passed but the heartfelt sentiments that accompany American memories of that dark day remain visible throughout this country. A jogger runs under this sign in Arlington County, Virginia, just outside Washington on Tuesday. Such signs are a common sight, along with flags that still fly throughout the region and nation. “We have to let terrorists know we will never forget and that we will avenge 9-11,” said a man looking at the sign on Tuesday. When asked for his name, he smiled and said: “Why don’t you just call me an American.” Enough said.