Depressing And Funny In Equal Measures
Listening to George and Gordon's double act is a painful reminder that nothing's changed. Gordon appears to be saying that we're building up the Iraqi security services in Basra to stop al-Qaeda (eh?). George is off his nut. Quite, quite mad. Neither of them appears to be remotely capable of forming an assessment of the situation based on reality.
The transcript of this one will be greatly appreciated, if anyone's got a copy. The concentration on an 'ideological struggle', for instance (Dubya). A 'generation long battle we can give no quarter' - Gordon Brown. It's all horribly familiar and all bollocks.
Freedom and justice as fundamentals of life - Dubya
Guantanamo Bay and Alberto Gonzalez - Me.