Whoever fights monsters should see to it that in the process he does not become a monster. And when you look long into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.
FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Beyond Good and Evil
The moral high ground is hard to hold and we let it slip. I hope that Sy Hersh’s discovery assertion of a Dick Cheney-directed assassination squad proves false. Seeing Cheney this week unchallenged by the news heads, I doubt that it will.