everything old is new again

A July Surprise?

July 8, 2004
A July Surprise?

Word has it that ShrubCo may be rolling out Osama Bin Laden during the week of the Democratic Convention, in order to trump Kerry and Edwards’ big moment.

This is huge news, people. It doesn’t get much bigger than this.

Reading the comments on Atrios’ site, one poster says his brother in Afghanistan confirmed rumors of someone “big” having been caught. Make of it what you will, but this is the sort of political move we’ve come to expect from Karl Rove. I’m off to read Josh Marshall’s article on it now.

Here’s more on Josh’s site, and here’s the TNR article.

It’s ugly, folks. It’s a shame a little thing like a hard-on for Iraq got in the way of taking out Al-Qaeda.