Entries from July 2007

THERE IS NO IRAQ: Some Truths about Iraq and Our War there. And about Succeeding or Failing…

Published on July 23rd, 2007 by Malachi

First, it is important to recognize: There is no Iraq. Yes, there are some lines –borders– on a map of the Middle East, and inside those lines it says “IRAQ”. Those are Western lines, not Arab lines. Those lines were put there in 1922 by the Brits –specifically drawn in by Winston Churchill and Lloyd […]

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Taking care of Scooter: I will not comment until the legal process has played itself out…

Published on July 3rd, 2007 by Malachi

That was The Decider’s stock comment –he would let the process play itself out; it would be inappropriate for the head of state to comment until it was all over. A worthy posture, but an unworthy charade. As it turned out, the legal process wasn’t quite over. In fact it was entering possibly its most […]

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Taking care of Scooter: Just what The Commuter promised us…

Published on July 3rd, 2007 by Malachi

Remember when all this started back in 2003? The plot to discredit Joe Wilson by outing wife Valerie? When he was challenged about it at the time, The Decider was unequivocal: “…there’s just too many leaks. And if there is a leak out of my administration, I want to know who it is. And if […]

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