PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"Once you got to Iraq and took it over, took down Saddam Hussein's government, then what are you going to put in its place? That's a very volatile part of the world, and if you take down the central government of Iraq, you could very easily end up seeing pieces of Iraq fly off... It's a quagmire if you go that far and try to take over Iraq."
-Dick Cheney, 1994

* The BBC examines the US-Iran escalation.
* Will Rove's departure help him avoid trouble on the hill?
* "You got to remember a lot of Republicans hate Bush... They think Bush is incompetent and is destroying their party." -David Brooks
* Ted Rall on passing the buck on Iraq.
* BAGnewsNotes unearths an interesting Bush pic.
* Hastert announces he will not run again.
* Virginia conservatives up in arms over bad drivers' fees.

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