Speak what you think now in hard words, and to-morrow speak what to-morrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said to-day.
-- R.W. Emerson
Friday, April 30, 2004
That's the gist of John Podhoretz's column today. As long as Presidents are proactive in election years, they win; if they are not, they lose; and the state of the nation is a secondary concern. Read it.