No One Saw This Coming

It’s funny in a hysterical, oh god this whole thing is sad, kind of way to watch a ridiculously neoconservative cheerleader of a news source accuse the left (read: congress, which is now under Democratic control) of being too “black and white”. And just before the exasperation there begins...

Bush vs. Bremer; Round II

Over the holiday weekend we learned that President Bush had decided to throw Paul Bremer under the bus over the decision to disband the Iraqi military shortly after the initial phase of the ground war in Iraq had ended. His claim was that it was not his idea to disband the military and he had no idea it was...

Bremer Resists Getting Thrown Under The Bus

At the time of the Iraqi invasion, de-ba’athification must have seemed like a great idea.  Actually, to a point, it should have been.  Considering that the Iraqi people had been oppressed under Saddam’s Ba’ath party for ages, removing that party from power and prosecuting the upper echelon...

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