I know we all have seen this but again, I post things to chronicle as well as for currency.
Condoleezza Rice, the president’s national security adviser, asserted on CNN on Sept. 8, 2002. “We don’t want the smoking gun to be a mushroom cloud.” But before Ms. Rice made those remarks, she was aware that the government’s foremost nuclear experts had concluded that the tubes were most likely not for nuclear weapons at all.
(Condi and Cheney and Co. as the Sorpranos from Steve Brodner’s portfolio and his upcoming book of political cartoons, Freedom Fries. I was trying to find an online copy of his cartoon of Condi as the bow (?) of an oil tanker, her breasts dripping petrol)