The headline requires an explanation. When I see stuff like this, I think to myself: “DeGaulle of these people.”
On Larry King Live last night, Vice President Joe Biden said Iraq "could be one of the great achievements of this administration. You're going to see 90,000 American troops come marching home by the end of the summer. You're going to see a stable government in Iraq that is actually moving toward a representative government."
Yeah, that’s why President Clinton gets credit for the end of the Cold War.
I know what you’re saying: “Ignore it. That’s just big mouth Biden talking
The problem is, that you’ve got White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs doubling down.
Gibbs said the achievement was "putting what was broken back together and getting our troops home, which we intend to do in August of this year."
A reporter pointed out that the Status of Forces Agreement to bring troops home was signed before the president took office.
Gibbs called that agreement "something I think that the political pressure that the president, as a then-candidate, helped to bring about."
So, just so you can keep this straight:
The revisionist history occurs before the ink is dry on the previous day’s newspaper.