Monday, September 12, 2011

But He Was Never Wrong

Bob Woodward notes that former Vice President Dick Cheney was the only one in the Bush administration that wanted to attack Syria in 2007 because they had built a nuclear reactor and he thought they were started a nuclear weapons program. Turns out the intelligence didn’t back up that theory, but he still wanted to bomb it anyway.

Two participants in the key National Security Council meeting in June 2007 said that after Cheney, the “lone voice,” made his arguments, Bush rolled his eyes.

Dr. Strangelove, call your office.