From The Tom Woods Letter:
The other day, Bette Midler and Ben Shapiro were indistinguishable from each other.
Syria, Putin, Iran, ISIS — the brain-dead talking points were predictable. The War Party isn’t particularly creative.
Now Cher is running around demanding there be no withdrawal of the empire’s forces from Syria.
Real Dissent: A Libert... Best Price: null Buy New $3.99 (as of 07:30 EST - Details) This is the progressive leftist who earlier warned that Trump might start a nuclear war. Now she’s upset because he’s withdrawing troops from somewhere.
You might think a normal person would be happy about this — after all, we almost never see real withdrawal from anywhere. The default position is to stay forever, and send the bill to the chumps. Hand out miniature American flags, and the booboisie will cheer whatever they’re told to.
For once, maybe this left-liberal project to impose Voltaire on other cultures is slowly being reversed.
We should be cheering.
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