watching the waters rise:
September 6th and they're still turning help back. "I don't care what anyone says," insists a White House ally. "People thought those levees were going to hold." Apparently the levees did hold and it was the flood walls couldn't hold, so that's a nonstarter given that either way everybody was warning of the flooding.
your turing test:
Oil for Nothing:US Holds On Humanitarian SuppliesIraq: 1997-2001
the good book
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