Poisonous Look-Alike

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ellroy1.jpg"America was never innocent. We popped our cherry on the boat over and looked back with no regrets. You can’t ascribe our fall from grace to any single event or set of circumstances. You can’t lose what you lacked at conception."—James Ellroy, American Tabloid

 

 

 

 

 

180px-Mohamed_el-Baradei.jpg "We must abandon the unworkable notion that it is morally reprehensible for some countries to pursue weapons of mass destruction, yet morally acceptable for others to rely on them for security – and indeed to continue to refine their capacities and postulate plans for their use."  Mohammed Elbaradei, Nobel Prize Winner For Naivete

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4 Responses to “Poisonous Look-Alike”

  1. Katherine Coble Says:

    That is ironic, strange and scary…all at the same time.

  2. Sarcastro Says:

    Mission Accomplished!

  3. Bob K Says:

    Normally you hear about doppelgängers where one “twin” is good and the other evil. You just found a species of carbon copy evil doppelgängers.

  4. Steve Riley Says:

    I prefer Oscar Wilde’s assessment over Mr Ellroy’s. Maybe it’s an Irish thing.”America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.”F’in A

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