Bending the Third Rail
Because We Should, We Can, We Do
Saturday, June 03, 2006
The Midas Touch... reverse. Everything Bush touches turns to crap.

I got a note from a friend today. An American who works in Baghdad and does not want his identity revealed. He says women are being kidnapped and killed for the clothes they wear. He says women are being hunted. The country is in chaos.
People are mourning the loss of Saddam Hussein, convinced things were better before.
It's an awful thing to think, that things might have been better under a murderous dictator. But it seems to be accepted wisdom among the diplomats.

Full article here.