Monday, November 17, 2003


I know these things shouldn't be funny, but the idea of the Bush administration groveling to old Europe to get NATO on board is pretty amusing. I agree with others that this article should be viewed with a bit of skepticism, but apparently something is up.

The United States accepts that to avoid humiliating failure in Iraq it needs to bring its forces quickly under international control and speed the handover of power, Javier Solana, the European Union foreign policy chief, has said. Decisions along these lines will be made in the "coming days", Mr Solana told The Independent.

I think Tacitus, in Calpundit's comments, sums up the Warblogger response:

I think I'm going to have an aneurysm.