"The cease-fire is over; we have been told to fight the Americans," said one Mahdi Army militiaman...
But wait! Didn't John McCain say
the surge was working just one day ago?
"We're succeeding. I don't care what anybody says. I've seen the facts on the ground," the Arizona senator insisted a day after a roadside bomb in Baghdad killed four U.S. soldiers and rockets pounded the U.S.-protected Green Zone there, and a wave of attacks left at least 61 Iraqis dead nationwide.
I think it's pretty clear what we all need to do in November.