One way that the war in Iraq is part of a coherent strategy in the war on terror--it sets up some big changes in our relationship with the mother country of the 9/11 terrorists. Josh Marshall: "(M)ost, if not all, of our geostrategic interest in Saudi Arabia evaporated over the last month." Good.
Doonesbury: "It's hard to believe we have a President who doesn't believe in evolution."
This link to photographs that challenge the mythology of our warm welcome in Iraq came to me courtesy of an alert reader.