The right stays classy
Saturday, November 8, 2008 by mischadc
This is how National Review describes a completely voluntary call to national service:
Friday, November 07, 2008
Arbeit Macht Frei [John Derbyshire]
Corvée labor, a/k/a “community service.”
Those of us over 55 are not excluded, I see. Shall we have to build our own camps, I wonder, like zeks?
11/07 01:26 PM
For those of you who don’t get the reference, “arbeit macht frei” translates roughly to “work makes you free;” and was written on the gates at Dachau, Theresienstadt
, and numerous other Nazi concentration camps.
To paraphrase Charles Pierce
: “If Derbyshire thinks Obama is a fascist, he couldn’t have found a fascist at Mussolini’s bachelor party.”
This isn’t some Idaho militiaman either; National Review
is the leading conservative magazine in America. But then, what should we expect from the home of fatty fascist-finder Jonah Goldberg