One of the things about being behind is that I just can’t justify taking the time to post and rant the way I’d like. And with the eminent war I have tons to say. That’s not to suggest that:

a — It will change anything. Things are set and that isn’t going to change

or

b — That it matters. Quite frankly I’m no expert in international or mid east relations. So for the moment, I’ll leave things to an expert… This audio interview with Journalist Thomas Powers should be required listening for every American. Doing his best not to take a side Powers, an expert on the CIA and other clandestine orgs, really breaks down what the real drivers are. And the real pitfalls of what lays ahead. It’s a fair assement and important to here. It comes courtesy of the NPR program, Fresh Air.