Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Two on Iraq This Week

Patrick Cockburn on the lies used to justify the occupation. He includes a thorough demolition of the horse-shit story in February about al-Qaeda using mentally retarded people as suicide bombers (just when we thought they couldn't get any more eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeevil!).

Pepe Escobar surveying Baghdad in the wake of Cheney's visit.