Prince Saud al-Faisal, the Saudi foreign minister, said Thursday that he had been warning the Bush administration in recent days that Iraq was hurtling toward disintegration, a development that he said could drag the region into war.The President has agreed to, uhh, hmmm, not raise taxes.
"There is no dynamic now pulling the nation together," he said in a meeting with reporters at the Saudi Embassy here. "All the dynamics are pulling the country apart." He said he was so concerned that he was carrying this message "to everyone who will listen" in the Bush administration.
They're working on a new response which will be coming shortly. Expect the word "freedom."
Meanwhile, back on the ranch, Karl Rove has been showing Bush new footage of the Middle East he had previously not seen. After viewing it Bush issued a statement saying, "I'm positive Anakin will be reuinted with his mother, and am concerned for the family and the people living in the region."