Hogan's Alley

Saturday, November 19, 2005

Who Knew What Before the War - FactCheck.org Weighs In

FactCheck has posted its objective analysis of the shared pre-war intelligence fight. They nail Bush for spinning the information to the public, not to the Congress. Alert the media. A government has emphasized some facts and soft peddled others in the run up to a war. The difference between Bush and Wilson-Roosevelt-Johnson, aside from his political party, is that it took historians to sort out the unreleased pre-war facts in earlier days, whereas today we have a voracious 24/7 news establishment committing instant history.