Friday, October 22, 2010


There's been a string at the BulldogBash website about the rescue of the 33 miners.

I added my bit which ran

I was reading Roger Cohen in the New York Times (shameless namedropper aren't I)

the article is at

and I'll just quote his concluding paragraph, which begins

The real Chilean “miracle” was man-made. It lay in the redemptive solidarity displayed — below ground, by rescuers at the site and on a global level — at a time of shrieking polarization in the United States, rampant self-obsession and persistent division.

Have a good weekend everybody

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