Oh, it would have been so rich to watch ...
Mr. Viceroy ... The Ambassador Extraordinaire, L. Paul Bremer, taking the controls, yet again ... Would he have followed the same script, same plans, and thoroughly tear apart Pakistan, as he did in Iraq? ...
We'll never know (well, we shouldn't say that just yet), because the Bush Grindhouse hasn't done very much as it's template for democracy - Pakistan - is currently in meltdown.
Some very light lip service about "get your shit together" and no slowdown, apparently, on stuffing Musharraf's pockets with money.
But, we digress,
The voters of The Garlic's Weekly Poll showed some darn, heart-tugging patriotism this past week, showing they want to pitch in and contribute.
They voted for giving the Foreign Diplomats of our State Department a glass-half-full, optimistic choice for their service.
Pretty darn nice of them, don't you think?
The Results - The Garlic's Weekly Poll November 3 - November 11, 2007
Bush and Cheney's first instincts after hearing the news in Pakistan were ...
1. Solve State Dept. problem - Diplomats now have a choice - Iraq or Pakistan Tally 34%
2. Check with L. Paul Bremer to see if he was up for ruining another country Tally 30%
3. Quickly get Cheney booked on MTP, to immediately start blaming Iran Tally 23%
4. Start packaging a supply of waterboards to send to Musharraf Tally 13%
This week’s Poll - If Condi Rice is having trouble managing the Department of State, she should ...
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Bonus Glass Half Full Links
Pete Moore/Salon: The secret Iraq documents my 8-year-old found
Juan Cole: Time to Close the US Embassy
All You New Iraq Diplomats, Don't Forget To Pack Your Brooms
Mr. Viceroy ... The Ambassador Extraordinaire