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In case you missed it on Sunday, the nation’s intelligence agencies, in a secret report, have determined that the Iraq War has worsened, not lessened, the terrorism threat faced by America. Coming weeks before the November Congressional elections, this disclosure has of course produced a strong reaction from Democrats.
Meanwhile, what’s that Congress going to get done before this session ends? Not much.
And what’s worse for a political candidate than being caught on tape calling an Indian guy “Macaca”? Sen. George Allen is about to find out.
Here’s Clinton vs. Fox News, the video.
Here’s the torture compromise, explained by McCain.
Here’s a pretty harsh Washington Post article about how Bush mourns the Iraq dead and remembers the pain of their families. Says the Post, dryly: He has a lot of pain to remember.
And here’s a news flash from the P-I: The Seattle City Council is dull, dull, dull.