Comments: When Metaphors Go Awry

"Al Qaeda's aim in Iraq isn't to go Dutch with other parties; it wants to blow up the Dutch ... or it would be if they hadn't left two years ago."

Posted by glen r at April 26, 2007 01:02 PM

that's funny that joe is aware of that -- maybe he's catching up with his reading -- because it's looking like that's going to be the undoing of our occupation, because al-qaeda's murder campaign is helping drive iraqi sunna and shi'a back together, in uniting against both foreign forces.

Posted by hibiscus at April 26, 2007 07:14 PM

*no, not al-qaeda -- "al-qaeda in iraq" -- gotta be careful, make sure not to help people revert to the "the terrorists" crap

Posted by hibiscus at April 26, 2007 07:20 PM