Hey, Iraq finally got a little attention today, didn't it? The media finally paid a bit of attention due to the Bahgdad bombing. C.I.'s covering that in the snapshot (and doing a great job of it) but I just wanted to note that you could turn on the TV and actually see Iraq -- and not just at the bottom of the screen on the CNN crawl.
On to Barack. Matt Negrin (Politico) reports:
It's really pathetic the way the children of Pelosi and Tom Daschle and the rest think nepotism means they're brave and independent. No, it just means you're too stupid to get anywhere on your own.
Iraq matters so don't expect Christine Pelosi to talk about it. (Although I understand she was recently doing a bit about how she would screw her mother if she had a penis. Christine, it may have been funny, but people talk. So if it's true, cut out the routine.) Onto Iraq, here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"