Originally Posted by HillWilliam
On the heels of the demise of habeas corpus, it has been most useful to redirect attention away from that with a bit of juicy gossip. If walking-around Americans realized the impact of the torture bill, there would be riots in the streets. How inconvenient that would be right before election time. Just sayin'.
So this would be Mr. Rove's October surprise?
And the guy behind the throne- with his own gay dad- is at it again, using the same old Johnny one-note tactics? You may be right. However, I believe no cooked up distraction is going to make the Iraq war and its impact on the up-coming elections go away. Things can only get messier.
Then again, the American public may be suffering from attention deficit disorder!