The Week on the Web
The Republicans “seem to be anxious to tie [the recent London Bomb plot] to al Qaeda…. If that’s true, how come we got seven times as many troops in Iraq as in Afghanistan? Why have we imperiled President [Hamid] Karzai’s rule and allowed the Taliban to come back into the southern part of Afghanistan? Why was Iraq deemed to be seven times more important than finding the al Qaeda leaders for the last five years?” – Bill Clinton in a tasty little interview.