…of why the mainstream media is no more reliable than mainstream bloggers when it comes to news about Iraq. Talk of late is that a “second surge” is in order. The story apparently originated from Hearst Newspapers and is getting passed around by the more gullible. But as Bill Roggio explains, the “second surge” is a misrepresentation of normal overlap that results from rotation of tours of duty.
I’ve concluded that the person who really want to know what’s going on in Iraq should be reading The Fourth Rail.