My new practice of regularly reading NRO’s Corner is paying off in spades. Today, Andrew Stuttaford manages to stop bitching about Cameron Diaz long enough to make this bold assertion:
as, for those ‘spiritual’ values that Diaz purports to find in
picturesque hellholes such as Bhutan, I suspect that, given the chance,
most of those bowers, scrapers and chanters would be pleased to junk
their shamans, temples and priests in favour of running water,
electricity and decent education.
And they would be right to.
Huh, okay. Let’s try that quote again, this time replacing a few words: