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Thursday, April 15, 2004
Stuff that's funny (but maybe shouldn't be)
The director of central intelligence, George Tenet, saying yesterday:
The intelligence that we provided our senior policy makers about the threat Al Qaeda posed, its leadership and its operational span across over 60 countries and the use of Afghanistan as a sanctuary was clear and direct. Warning was well understood, even if the timing and method of attacks were not...***
Steven R. Weisman's April 13 New York Times report on how the leader of the free world is expected to name John Negroponte as the ambassador to Iraq once "sovereignty" is turned over. Negroponte is widely known for his opposition to human rights abuses and the transfer will not largely be symbolic. (Thanks to Majority Report for pointing out the article on Negroponte's impending appointment.)