Quote for the Day

"So how about it Senators Clinton and Obama? You too John Edwards. It's not your vote yet, but you could sure tell us where you stand on what should be the least controversial topic of our time: respect for habeas corpus (a well established principle in the Western tradition since...the freakin' Magna Carta!).  If you can't spine up about that, what good are you. Habeas corpus is deal breaker territory," - Eric Martin, American Footprints.

Here's a list of congressmen to call. I'm saddened but not surprised that only the "left" part of the blogosphere is fighting for this most basic and ancient of political liberties. But there you go. That's what American conservatism has now become. Just count me out, okay?