The folks at MoveOn.org trot out the dewey-eyed new mom and cute kid, then get her to read a plea to not call her son to national (read: military) service. Why is this unbelievably selfish (and isolationist) message at all appropriate?
"So, John McCain, when you said you would stay in Iraq for 100 years, were you counting on Alex?"
Why not? If not "Alex", whom?