How else could a woman born, raised and living in Iraq have possibly known what I've been thinking?
My only conclusion is that the Americans want to withdraw from Iraq, but would like to leave behind a full-fledged civil war because it wouldn't look good if they withdraw and things actually begin to improve, would it?I suppose she's not the only one.
Riverbend of Baghdad Burning
H/T to Sumo.
Ed's Note: This is my Cynic talking. I think Bu$hCo wants things nice and tidy before we leave Iraq*. As long as that country's government is amenable to American hegemony in the field of Oil Production, of course.
* A politically improbable possibility I'm afraid, but convinced 'tis true.