That's Isaiah's The World Today Just Nuts "The War on Social Security" and I could have done without the extra bucks each month (payroll tax cut) because I don't support defunding Social Security.
BBC News reports:
Iraq's Vice-President Tariq al-Hashemi has said Iraq's government was behind Thursday's series of bombings that killed nearly 70 people in Baghdad.
The attack could not have happened on such a scale without government help, he told the BBC's Persian service.
Mr Hashemi, a Sunni Muslim, fled to Iraq's Kurdish region after PM Nouri al-Maliki, a Shia, issued an arrest warrant against him on terror charges.He has a point. I've often that Nouri seems to benefit from these bombings and wondered, with all his henchmen on the payroll (and able to kill a journalist over the summer), these bombings continued?
Nouri is the most logical explanation. And he's a thug.
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"