Category Archives: Scott McClellan

The World is Worried

Friday evening, July 25, in Hollywood – the sun drops away and the half-light is failing, and a light fog is inching in off the Pacific, and they say we’ll be socked in at dawn. It’s a damned film noir … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-European, Distrust of Foreigners, Journalism, McCain, McCain: Senior Moment, Nicolas Sarkozy, Obama, Obama Visits Europe, Political Posturing, Qualifications to be President, Scott McClellan, The International Desk, The World is Worried about Us, Xenophobia | Leave a comment

Choosing Silence

There is such a thing as noble silence – refusing to give in and spill the beans. If captured by the enemy you give your name, rank and serial number – but no more, no matter what they do to … Continue reading

Posted in CIA, Cultural Notes, Loyalty and Betrayal, McCain, Moral and Ethical Matters, Republicans, Scott McClellan, Torture | Leave a comment