We've got domestic terrorists, scuttled health care reform initiatives, racists in the Cambridge P.D. and lawyers everywhere, but all anyone cares about is what beer Obama drinks! Suffice it to say, Racialicious' Latoya Peterson and I are sick of it.
Megan: Well, but they're not fighting for the legitimate Somali government, they're fighting for the al Qaeda backed insurgents and the pirates.
LatoyaPeterson: So interested, they are willing to die for a country they have not lived in. What causes that?
Perhaps the fact that a) there are no jobs for them here, b) they feel no connection to the United States, c) someone is willing to pay attention to them, and d) some inner desire for excitement.
Just my theory.