"Reporters, much like politicians, like to feel they are helping to make history, and get excited by subjects they knew nothing about until last Wednesday." Peter Hitchens
Saturday, October 6, 2007
The most powerful piece you'll read this year
Mark Daily was killed in Iraq in January. Christopher Hitchens writes about his feelings on discovering that his articles in support of the war had helped persuade Mark to join up, and about meeting the young soldier's family.