BY CLAUDIA ROSETT
Wednesday, November 3, 2004 12:01 a.m. EST
Flattering though it is to have the eyes of the world on America and our election, let’s take a quick postvote moment to recall that America, despite its might, is not the global alpha and omega; it is neither the source of all the world’s problems nor the solution. By the same token, while last week’s videotape from that tall thin Swedophile purporting to be bin Laden was addressed to the American people in particular, the intended audience was clearly much larger. The world was invited to witness bin Laden swelling in self-importance to near-Michael Moore proportions as he came out with his own latest video hit, presenting himself as a man in a position to parley with American voters over matters of life, death and our democratic system.
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