THE STORY OF LAST WEEK was of course, President Bush’s secret trip to Iraq. I didn’t know about it until Thanksgiving afternoon, when my parents mentioned it over the dinner table, after they heard the story reported on TV. Here’s one very, very good reason why it was kept secret from the press.
UPDATE: John Cole asks, “Who has become more predictable regarding their reactions to President Bush? Al-jazeera and the Arab Press or the American Left?”