Saturday, August 08, 2009

Thought for the day

I actually laughed. Now I must go and mow the lawn ... haven't done it for three weeks, then I'll get down to some serious blogging.

Meanwhile, they're thinking about a new Taliban chief in Pakistan. Rantburg considers the options.

On a sombre note, Tom Newton Dunn reports on the Jackal deaths. "Three hero Paras killed in Afghanistan were in a lightly-armoured Jackal vehicle" – while the Ridgebacks gather dust.