Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Skull & Bones 1

Did John Kerry and G.W.Bush have to read 3,900 pages of Thucydides, Clausewitz, and Sun Tzu? Yes they did, in the original Greek, German, and Mandarin. 

And so will we! Mustapha Mond, after all, wasn't made in a day. I, for one, can't wait to get the kids in the van,  flying up from Georgetown to UPenn, Columbia to Yale, the highway to the heaven of higher learning, quizzing my captive cohort on the pertinent points of the Peloponnesian War, musing with them on the mishaps in the Middle Kingdom, conquering the concepts that made the Kaisers. 

In the immortal words of Roy, everyone's favorite Nexus 6 Replicant: Queen to Bishop 6, check.