In the run-up to the January 30 election in Iraq, the prospects for a fair and credible outcome have steadily diminished.
(A Song Sung in the Shower Every Morning by
George W. Bush)
I was listening to Morning Edition on December 30, and up came one of those end-of-the-year heart-warmers that's supposed to make you feel there's hope for this old world yet.
Defending Rumsfeld, Bush says Rummy's great,
That as a planner he has been first rate--
Respected in the White House and the ranks.
So it turns out Pottery Barn doesn't even have a rule that says, "You break it, you own it." According to a company spokesperson, "in the rare instance that something is broken in the store, it's
Protests over the conduct of the Iraq war are mounting from what seems an unlikely place: the ranks of the military.