Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Saturday, August 16, 2003

Too Long Lived, Too Late Gone

Idi Amin has finally shuffled off his mortal coil. Quoth Aziz Poonwalla (link at sidebar), "Allah's mercy is infinite, but the voices of Amin's victims' will seal his fate." It speaks to what a sad specimen of American media I am that my first thought was, "there goes that Garrett Morris impression."