Friday, August 31, 2007

Please place your seat backs in the full upright position

And if you look out the right side of the aircraft, you'll see a Stinger missile closing in fast.

Think Progress

Plane carrying U.S. lawmakers in Iraq comes under attack.

A military cargo plane carrying three senators — Mel Martinez (R-FL), Richard Shelby (R-AL), and James Inhofe (R-OK) — and a House member — Bud Cramer (D-IL) — was forced to take evasive maneuvers and dispatch flares to avoid ground fire after taking off from Baghdad on Thursday night.
Just like back home in Tulsa...

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