Sockpuppet General


Whenever you hear that he’s listening to the generals on the ground, remember that he’s telling them what to say first:

L.A. Times: Despite Bush’s repeated statements that the report will reflect evaluations by Petraeus and Ryan Crocker, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, administration officials said it would actually be written by the White House, with inputs from officials throughout the government.

Categories : Iraq


  1. shadmarsh says:

    what an absolute surprise.

  2. Doesn’t sound like all that bad an idea to me. I remember having to translate Petraeus in college, that play was full of metaphors and symbolism. Way above my head.