Thursday, July 24, 2003

From the Ministry of Keeping a Straight Face

Eric Schmitt and David E. Sanger of the Times write:
In meetings at the White House today, some top aides said they were relieved that the military operation [killing Saddam's sons] happened to occur just as new details were coming out suggesting that the White House and the C.I.A. had both mishandled intelligence about Iraq's nuclear program as they built the case for war.