Saturday, April 10, 2004
Condi's Credibility Gap
Condoleeza Rice wins the Crackpot of the Week award for testifying that a PDB titled Bin Ladin Determined to Strike the US was not enough to go on.
cartoon by Steve Benson. If you click on the link you can click through to see some more of his direct hits. Highly recommended.
And the White House itself, imagine that (a building hesitating, it staggers the imagination) gets the Under-Assistant Crackpot Award for this:
The White House on Friday put off a decision on declassifying the document at the center of the debate — the Aug. 6 briefing, titled "Bin Laden Determined to Attack Inside the United States." But the administration appeared ready to release at least portions of the document publicly in the coming days.
reported by the NY Times.
Mainer, New Yawka, Beijinger, Californian, points between. News, views and ballyhoos that piqued my interest and caused me to sigh, cry, chuckle, groan or throw something.
Previous PostsScandal in Kunming
Idiot Son of A(n) ....
Another of those wacky candidates! Cross dresser ...
Porn queen resurrects Euro election campaign
Baijiu on the Rocks with a Slice? Oh Please!
Crackpot Cautionary: Don't Scapegoat China, Kerry...
Koreans: Who Needs English? They'll Study Chinese...
In humor, veritas
Blog Blocking in Mainland China
Bit off her nose because she spited his face
Terror Alert Status
This Modern World
The Peking Duck
The Talent Show
Angry Chinese Blogger
Angry Chinese Blogger mirror
Open Letters to GWB
Web GizmoTechnorati Profile
The text of this work is licensed under a Creative Commons License, except those items which are cited, which belong to their original copyright holders. The photos and cartoons belong to their original copyright holders.