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Thursday, February 23, 2006

Port Update

This just gets better and better. JD Rhoades found this gem, from a March, 2004 story-

The Central Intelligence Agency did not target Al Qaeda chief Osama bin laden once as he had the royal family of the United Arab Emirates with him in Afghanistan, the agency's director, George Tenet, told the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks on the United States on Thursday. Had the CIA targeted bin Laden, half the royal family would have been wiped out as well, he said.

That would be the royal family we are selling the Port of New York to...

2 comments:

Phoebe Fay said...

But geez, Colonel, a little more research reveals that the CIA thought that was a hunting camp where the UAE princes were hanging out with Osama. Just a friendly, sociable hunting trip, and, as our very own veep would tell you, it's just not polite to shoot people when they're out hunting!

Mike said...

It's okay CC, I understand it all now. Bush is paving the way for President Bin Laden. If you can't capture them, elect them.