Tuesday, June 15, 2004

Ashcroft Reminisces for the Cameras

Yesterday US Attorney General held one of his trademark press conferences. The news? The dramatic, urgent story?! An arrest eight months ago!

Cincinnati Post - Jun 15, 2004 - But a federal indictment announced Monday accused Abdi, a native of Somalia, of being an operative for the terror network al-Qaida whose plans to blow up an unspecified Columbus-area shopping mall were thwarted by his November arrest.
As Paul Krugman notes, "...worst attorney general in history".