Sunday, November 12, 2006


The Folly
Of
Appeasement


Neville Chamberlain says,
"Now that I have given
Czechoslovakia to Herr Hitler,
we will have peace in our time."

A great post from Reliapundit, the Astute Blogger:


WHAT THEY SAID THEN:

Just give them Sudatenland, and everything will be alright.
Just give them mainland China and everything will be alright.
Just give them Eastern Europe and everything will be alright.
Just give them Cuba and everything will be alright.
Just give them Hungary and everything will be alright.
Just give them the north of Korea, and everything will be alright.
Just give them Czechoslovakia and everything will be alright.
Just give them South Vietnam and everything will be alright.
Just give them Nicaragua and everything will be alright.
Just give them Iran and everything will be alright.
Just give them Afghanistan and everything will be alright.
Just give them Poland and everything will be alright.

WHAT THEY SAY NOW:

Just give them Waziristan and eastern Afghanistan and everything will be alright.
Just give them the so-called “occupied territories” and everything will be alright.
Just give them Iraq and everything will be alright.
Just give them Kashmir and everything will be alright.
Just give them northern Nigeria and everything will be alright.
Just give them south Thailand and everything will be alright.
Just give them the Moro Islands and everything will be alright.
Just give them sharia in the banlieues of Paris and eveything will be alright.
Just give them all of Israel and everything will be alright.

APPEASEMENT: wrong then; wrong now.


Reliapundit has one of the best blogs on the net, and I don't say that because I am a contributor there. I say it because he is a freaking genius.