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Tuesday, October 11, 2005

I Wanted to Slap Him

An excellent account of Imperial Hubris:

George W Bush was so upset by (Ireland's) Carole Coleman’s White House interview that an official complaint was lodged with the Irish embassy. The RTE journalist explains why the president made her blood boil...
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The dangers of Hubris is a Classical concept. It does not seem to be something seen much in the bible. Save for the Tower of Babel, are there other biblical references to the outcome of arrogance?

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