Ed Driscoll

PICKING DATES OUT OF A

PICKING DATES OUT OF A HAT: the head of Russia’s parliamentary defense committee suggested on Wednesday that US could attack Iraq on September 11.

Meanwhile, according to The World Tribune, a U.S. general tells Israelis the war will start by late November.

(Personally, I like the 9/11 date myself. And I’ll bet a lot of Americans feel the same way. Its rapid approach certainly has Saddam worried, doesn’t it?)

In any case, Strategy Page has some thoughts on what could happen once “the phoney war” is over.