On the way to our fair city, where he is now safely insulated from the place where he is, George Bush dropped in on the troops in Iraq and had a “war cabinet” meeting with the Iraqi government. On that US blogger esoterically.net/weblog cites The Washington Post.
More than four years after declaring “Mission Accomplished” in Iraq, Bush still can’t make an announced visit to the war-wracked country.
But his supposed “visit to Anbar Province” was in some ways even more cynical — and accepted even more gullibly by the media — than his June 2006 visit to Baghdad. There, at least, he actually set foot on Iraqi soil. Read the rest of this entry »