This post was written by guest blogger Jimmy Beck.
Then Vidal and the conversation strode into another direction — the war in Iraq and what it was doing to the country.
He said that he can foresee the war going so badly that President Bush will be forced to resign or be driven from office. “I can’t believe the speed with which the entire republic fell apart. The U.S. Bill of Rights fell apart with Attorney General John Ashcroft and the Patriot Act,” he said of post-9/11 America.
Note the byline on this Reuters piece. Is Art switching careers?