Subjective Objectivity – The Blog of The Reasonable Man

August 21, 2010

From the Annals of Journalism

Filed under: Uncategorized — mikeshotgun @ 1:09 pm

Quite why the Associated Press need this line in their wire report [sadly it’s changed now] about the drawdown of US troops in Iraq, is a mystery to me:

The U.S. originally thought Iraq would be peaceful soon after the 2003 invasion — meaning a short occupation and the relatively quick emergence of a viable government. But that didn’t happen.


Cross-posted at Something Quotable


Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at

%d bloggers like this: