In One Eye
Monday, June 16, 2003
Circling the wagons after the Beers bombshell.
President Bush countered those questioning his justification for the invasion of Iraq on Monday, dismissing "revisionist historians" and saying Washington acted to counter a persistent threat.Talk about revisionist history. Now he doesn't even mention what was at one time the primary reason for the invasion.
It's the abracadabra school of foreign policy: Just keep on saying "Saddam Hussein" and some justification for the invasion will appear.
By the way, Tom Toles encapsulates the situation quite nicely.