Holder: America Is "A Nation of Cowards"
1:53 PM, Feb 18, 2009 • By MICHAEL GOLDFARB
Our new attorney general:
There was a lot of fuss kicked up when Phil Gramm called America a "nation of whiners," but Phil Gramm was not an administration official or a representative of the people -- and being called a whiner is considerably less offensive than being called a coward. Not to mention the fact that this seems like a fairly smug charge from a man who is serving as the first black attorney general and at the pleasure of the first black American president.