Wednesday, November 7, 2007

THE WHITE HOUSE CAN 'HAIL' WHATEVER IT LIKES--FACTS DON'T CHANGE IN EUROPE

White House Hails Renewed Ties With Europe

French and German Leaders Are Visiting

Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, November 7, 2007; Page A08

. . . Four years after then-Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld's dismissive comments about European opposition to the war in Iraq, "Old Europe" is back -- and the White House is trumpeting its strengthened transatlantic ties with two highly choreographed official visits this week.

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It doesn't matter what Merkel or Sarkozy say in the final gasps of the Bush administration--I live in Europe and Europe is sick to death of America's heavy handed diplomacy (if it can even be called that).

Have a great time at the ranch, Angela. Suck up to GB and Laura, but Germany isn't having any.

Enjoy the White House fete, Nicholas--then go back and explain to your millions of Muslims how entertained you were by all the warm fuzziness.

Washington Post--support the whole fantasy with a headline that actually sounds like this administration has something to 'hail' in Europe and don't worry about the minor detail that it's not true.


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