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The Folly of the UN

Thanks for all the nice notes about my column last week on the UN. Lots of folks in particular liked this formulation: “If religion is the opiate of the masses, then the United Nations is the opiate of the elites.” For the record, my first instinct was to go with “If religion is the opiate of the masses, then the UN is the opiate of the asses.” But that wouldn’t get by the editors. But that shouldn’t stop you from using it if you like. 

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