How does one punish oneself for failing to achieve the moral rectitude one espouses and proclaims as an inherent characteristic of self? Why, you play the blame game and make your moral decrepitude the fault of someone else of course. The longer the kid glove treatment of the settler movement and religious zealots goes on, the worse the condition will become. Eventually if not remedied there will come a point of catharsis and the whole edifice will crumble.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)