Cheney Gave the OK on Basra?

The Basra offensive, touted by many Iraq War cheerleaders, was supposed to be a shining moment in our occupation in Iraq. It was supposed to be the moment where the Iraqi government could prove that it operated independently of the US, and could take care of matters on its own. As we would learn, at least...

The Oblivious Guest

We’ve all met at least one person that fits this discription at least once in our lives.  You know the type.  Comes over when invited, but after numerous hints that they should go they just keep on talking, completely obvlivious to any indicators that their welcome has been effectively worn out. You...