The New York Times has

The New York Times has a couple good Op-Eds today.

First up, Thomas Friedman with a wonderful column that both hits the reasons to love the US and the reasons to undestand the problems the US faces.

Dowd also has a good column. I never ‘got her columns for the longest time. They are often devoid of a point and of little substance. The one thing they do, on occasion at least, is capture the essence of the subjects at times. She does a good job today, though, a little more substance day-to-day would be nice. And nice Peter Gerety reference. It is nice to know that watcihing too much HBO at least preps me for the NY Times…