Yet another important historical figure passes away.
I have vivid memories of the coup that ousted Ferdinand Marcos, and how Aquino's presidency was seen as revenge, of sorts, for her husband's assassination. Marcos subsequent exile in the United States never made much sense to me.
We all have ways of coping. I use sex and awesomeness.
But the NY Times would NEVER quash something that doesn't fit into their PC worldview. That's why they've given SO MUCH coverage to the Jesse Dirkhising story over the years and NONE to Matthew Shepherd...