"Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist signaled yesterday that he and other White House allies will filibuster a bill dealing with the interrogation and prosecution of detainees if they cannot persuade a rival group of Republicans to rewrite key provisions opposed by President Bush."hysterical.
* oldschool's preznit speaks:
"Some have argued that the democratic changes we're seeing in the Middle East are destabilizing the region.* and speaks again:
This argument rests on a false assumption: that the Middle East was stable to begin with.
The reality is that the stability we thought we saw in the Middle East was a mirage."
"Imagine what it's like to be a young person living in a country that is not moving toward reform. You're 21 years old, and while your peers in other parts of the world are casting their ballots for the first time, you are powerless to change the course of your government."* and speaks again:
"Today I'd like to speak directly to the people across the broader Middle East.
My country desires peace. Extremists in your midst spread propaganda claiming that the West is engaged in a war against Islam.
This propaganda is false and its purpose is to confuse you and justify acts of terror."