This, from thewashingtonpost.com's Al Kamen: "A spokesman for the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency denied that the test was a failure. It was just not completed, sort of like Monty Python's dead parrot, the famous Norwegian Blue, which we all know wasn't really dead but merely 'kippin' [napping] on its back."
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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