Wednesday, May 26, 2004

What did Shakespeare say about war?

Some Democrats in Congress have begun comparing Iraq to Vietnam, but the parlor game elsewhere in Washington last week was to size up President Bush II by looking at Henry V.

Like Bush, the 15th-century English monarch took a while to grow up (as Prince Hal), then followed in his father's royal footsteps, took over the throne, and invaded a country.

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