Man it is like deja vu all over again with this whole Iran thing, and ex-weapons inspector David Kay feels it too. Where is it going to stop? The Nuclear Club has five nations (that we know of, for now): the United States (founding member and HNIC of late), Russia, Britain, France, and China. New non-military members are joining here and there, so are we going to ring Brazil and tell them to turn off their power plants and burn down or damn up more of the rainforest? A line needs to be drawn, soon, before the Non-Proliferation Treaty of 1968 turns into the Un-Profileration Mandate of 2000-2008, aka the Bush Doctrine. That that phrase even exists saddens many a happy heart; its place in history is assured and that saddens my heart.
Went skating at the noon hour today - fast and furious on blades that need sharpening. A little trouble getting home, though, took some afternoon time and is on my mind. In the evening a QD meeting and GSRA and class work ruled, but this semester lacks the urgency and pressure needed to really get cranking.