So it turns out that "Bush lied!" proved itself a lie.
Former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein possessed massive quantities of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) after all. That according to none other than the leftist New York Times.
First, let's address that deranged "Bush lied, people died!" slogan.
Anyone who casts that invective in reference to the 2003 Iraq invasion and the question of WMD demonstrates an unfitness to participate in political discourse. It is uninformed, dishonest or an amalgam thereof.
To "lie" requires deliberate…
"Something peculiar has happened. As I write, none of the Republican candidates for Senate has become a public embarrassment. On the contrary: For the first time in a decade, it is the Democratic candidates, not the Republican ones, who are fodder for late-night comics. That the Democrats are committing gaffes and causing scandals at a higher rate than Republicans not only may be decisive in the battle…[more]
—Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief
— Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief