And this is a surpise to…who?
Remember all those weapons of mass destruction that Bush et al assured us were all over Iraq, just waiting to be found? Funny thing, that — apparently, they don’t exist after all.
The U.S-led team hunting for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq has found no stockpiles of biological or chemical weapons, six months after the United States launched a war against Baghdad to remove such a threat, CIA adviser David Kay said on Thursday.
Gee, imagine that.
The Bush administration is seeking more than $600 million from Congress to continue the hunt for conclusive evidence that Saddam Hussein’s government had an illegal weapons program, officials said Wednesday.The money, part of the White House’s request for $87 billion in supplemental spending on Iraq and Afghanistan, comes on top of at least $300 million that has already been spent on the weapons search, the officials said.
p>Um, Georgie-boy? They’re not there. Let’s just take our toys and go home before the other kids really get sick of our stomping around in the sandbox and gang up on us. Nobody likes a bully.