The View From 1776

Liar, Liar!  Your Attire’s On fire!

The Obama administration has about the same degree of credibility as global-warming “scientists,” that is, near zero.

The following op-ed piece from the Wall Street Journal spotlights Vice President Biden’s completely false claim.  Should we cut him slack and assume that this is just another of the endless string of verbal gaffes for which he is notorious?  Or is he deliberately endeavoring to mislead the American people?

FEBRUARY 17, 2010, 10:36 P.M. ET
Joe Biden’s Iraq ‘Achievement’
The vice president claims credit for the success of the surge he opposed.


The defeatists have finally acknowledged that Iraq is well on its way to establishing a peaceful democracy. But that recognition comes with a catch: The public is asked to forget everything these strategically benighted cads said and did