An Illustrated Guide to Mendacity and Folly in the Imperium Americanum

Will The Honeymoon Be Over Before The Reception Ends?


(AP) Pelosi hints at resisting troop surge

(AP) Dems look at tax cuts for middle class

(AP) Bush fleshes out Iraq strategy details

(AP) Bush confident on deal to balance budget

This whole “troop surge” is just a way to avoid dealing with the inept Administration’s unsuccessful democratization of Iraq and leave it to the next President to solve–and be forced to redeploy out of Iraq–we mustn’t say “retreat”. Meanwhile, more Americans (and Iraqis, but they don’t count) will be killed or horribly maimed to allow Bush and his cronies to save face and not have a defeat on THEIR records…