The real purpose of those ribbons is to ease some of the guilt we feel for voting to send them to war and then making absolutely no sacrifices other than enduring two Wolf Blitzer shows a day. Though there should be a ribbon for that.If I had Stein's email addy I'd publish it right here. As it is, here is the LA Times letters email address: firstname.lastname@example.org. I know some of y'all probably want to punch him in the eye (hello Gordon and Fix). Me, I want to know what he's doing Saturday night.
Thursday, January 26, 2006
Where's the love?
It seems Joel Stein is today's favorite whipping boy. His Tuesday column, "Warriors and Wusses," in which he argues that saying you "support the troops" if you're against the war is pretty stupid, garnered him a newsworthy amount of hate mail says Reuters. Passages like this one apparently pissed people off a great deal: