Sunday, September 26, 2004

Denial is Not Just A River in Egypt

Over the last couple of days, I've written about some really ludicrious statements coming out of various apparatchiks associated with the Washington GOP noise machine. The GOP party line talking point has become, "yeah, it's a bit of a slog in Iraq, but it's just a few outling provinces that are causing all the trouble". And predictably, this morning's bloviating by BushCo associates on the various talkshows was the culmination of a week's worth of head-in-sandism being put on display by people who know better.

That's what pisses me off more than anything.

They know better. And so does the media. But blowdried talking heads just keep perpetuating the lie. Not only do we have to hold the politicians accountable on November 2, we must hold the media accountable as willing accomplices to the crimes and travesties of the past four years.

Powell Says Iraqi Security Situation Worsening

But, gee, that's not what Bush and Allawi were saying late last week, Colin...