Wednesday, March 29, 2006

Democracy is on the march!

As long as it marches in lockstep with Dubya's cadence. Bush touts elections in Iraq as proof that "it was worth it," then realizes he doesn't like the outcome and wants a do-over. Sorry, Georgie, this ain't Texas and Poppy can't slip the judge a few thou and make it all go away. Real life's a bitch, bubble boy.

Iraq's Premier Asserts His Right to Stay in Office - New York Times

BAGHDAD, Iraq, March 29 — Facing growing pressure from the Bush administration for him to step down, Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari of Iraq vigorously asserted his right to stay in office today and warned the Americans against undue interference in Iraq's political process.
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