while chuckleheads are obsessing over kinko-gate the real story is how poorly this administration has done in many aspects of government... both at home and in the nations we have chosen to "reconstruct."
"it is not a pretty picture"
"beyond pitiful and embarrassing; it is now in the zone of dangerous." - Richard Lugar, GOP
The two witnesses — Ronald Schlicher, deputy assistant secretary of State for the Iraq bureau, and Joseph Bowab, deputy assistant secretary for foreign assistance programs and budget — conceded under questioning that the administration has fallen short of benchmarks touted over the past year: