The supporters of Octavian are plotting to murder the Republic and declare the Empire before our eyes.
Still, [Douglas Feith, #3 at the Pentagon] and other Pentagon officials said, they are studying the lessons of Iraq closely � to ensure that the next U.S. takeover of a foreign country goes more smoothly.Will the People really wake up and see the 'war on terror' for what it really is -- a gambit for Empire? Or will we be satisfied with bread and circuses forever?
"We're going to get better over time," promised Lawrence Di Rita, a special assistant to Rumsfeld. "We've always thought of post-hostilities as a phase" distinct from combat, he said. "The future of war is that these things are going to be much more of a continuum
"This is the future for the world we're in at the moment," he said. "We'll get better as we do it more often."
Perhaps a re-release of Gladiator would help.