Kill Or Be Killed In Afghanistan

A friend in the Canadian Army is in Afghanistan now, so when I hear about Afghani (what do you call someone from Afghanistan? Afghan?) or soldiers being killed, I’m not so indifferent as I once was; I worry, hoping I want receive a phone call or email about my buddy.

Rick Mercer, a famous Canadian (particularly for the CBC crowd), wrote an informative, thoughtful piece about his trip there visiting the troops.

I hate the need for an army.