I’ve been waiting since the weekend for Bryan to post the video from Iraq and his account of his experiences as an embed, knowing that we’d get a monster traffic blast for it when he did and I could just phone it in for the rest of the day.

Now it’s happened. And it’s everything I’d dreamed it would be.

Here’s your (second-)favorite columnist and mine addressing the Heritagers last Wednesday. His subject? The dawning of a new dark age and why there’s really nothing much we can do about it. Catnip to a pessimist, let me tell you.

Your choice: download the mp3 or else click the image to watch.