The Crazy Write Winger
Friday, April 04, 2003
A.M. War News Roundup
(Cross-posted from The Command Post)
2,500 Iraqi Guards Surrender, Marines Near Baghdad
U.S. Forces Take Baghdad Airport, Civilians Flee
UN Experts Assess Iraq Conditions, Aid Trucks Roll
Fierce fighting at Baghdad airport
Analysis: Blitzkrieg 2003
Aussies try to downplay U.N. role debate
Anti-war activists picket Fox News
Analysis: Battle for Baghdad shapes up
From The Washington Post:
Blackout in the Capital
Iraq Dispatches: Major Republican Guard Surrender; British in New Fighting in Basra; Iraqi Counterattack Defeated; Iraqi Civilians Asked to Fight.
From The Washington Times:
Top cleric urges Shi'ites not to resist allied efforts
Graveyard graffiti taunts the allies
Powell sees role for U.N. in rebuilding of Baghdad
From USA Today:
Congress: It's Powell's job
Europe wants U.N. in charge
Iraqi army 'outmatched'
From The Daily Mirror (UK):
WORLD WAITS FOR SADDAM TO PLAY HIS FINAL CARD
US TROOPS TAKE SADDAM PALACE
KIDS READY TO KILL FOR GLORY
A proclamation of Crazy Write Winger 6:22 AM
"Today's report confirms that, despite White House scare tactics, Social Security remains sound for decades to come.."
-? Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (NV) upon hearing reports that the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds will go bankrupt even earlier than predicted.