Winning Hearts and Minds on the Stem
Terror Cells Debate?
Did President Bush's defunding of embryonic stem cell research back in 2001 motivate scientists to redouble their efforts on adult stem cells? Does Bush therefore deserve some of the credit for yesterday's dramatic breakthrough in creating stem cells out of adult skin cells?Well, not according to Kevin Drum. And leave it to the leftwing blogosphere to also find occasion to bash Bush.
But good news, nevertheless.
When we finally win the terror war, I'm sure we'll have won that in spite of President Bush's aggressive approach, as well; after all, the lefty critics have done it to Reagan, refusing to credit the former President with bringing the Cold War to its desirable conclusion.
Now if only we could convince President Bush to spend a little less time hanging around Bono....