The Dark Side

SLUG: st/preview20   INPUTDATE: 2006-06-19 11:31:30.437   CREDIT: PBS/FROM_PHOTOPOST/PBS  LOCATION: x, , x  CAPTION: FRONTLINE "The Dark Side" Vice President Dick Cheney  Sent by: John Maynard   Photo Editor:

Shortly after 9/11 the nation became gripped by a nationalist fever and an existential fear of an unknown dark enemy, an evil force – the Dark Side. America is now poised for ruin, suffocating in pride, the military on the advance, culture wars erupting, battle lines drawn – our great experiment with democracy coming swiftly to a close.