Saturday, June 21, 2003

More Missing Intelligence - Robert Dreyfuss
'The catastrophic result of the belief that it would be easy to pacify postwar Iraq and to create a quisling government in Baghdad, a view that was codified as dogma by the White House, is unfolding daily in Iraq... Does the United States have the political staying power to continue to sustain one or two casualties a day in October 2004? That's a question that ought to disturb Karl Rove's sleep. And it might be a question that Democratic would-be opponents of the President ought to ponder... It's a true crisis, and one that could determine the fate of Bush's presidency... Let me suggest a question for Bush, the know-nothing GOP standard-bearer in 2004: "What didn't the President know, and when didn't he know it?"'

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