Correct me if I'm wrong, but there is a serious difference between healthy optimism and the brand of idealist the President would have us believe he is. Hope that things are working in Iraq isn't enough to make it so.
Have a look at this latest Mark Fiore video for more on the subject. Enjoy.
P.S. I will have intermittent access and periods of time of no access to the "internets," over the next week or so. Thus, regular readers may find me MIA. This doesn't preclude you from surfing the archive or popping over to locations on my blog roll.
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