Friday, August 26, 2011

Cheney waxes nostalgic as 10th anniversary of his "war on terror" approaches

Former Vice President Dick Cheney tells NBC his new book will make heads explode in the nation's capital.
ABUJA, Nigeria — A car loaded with explosives crashed into the main United Nations' building in Nigeria's capital and exploded Friday, killing at least 18 people in one of the deadliest assaults on the international body in a decade. A radical Muslim sect blamed for a series of attacks in the country claimed responsibility for the bombing, a major escalation of their sectarian fight against Nigeria's weak central government.... The group ... has reported links to al-Qaida...

As the tenth anniversary of his war on civilization approaches, Dark Dick feels nostalgic for the days when he could order such things as the "accidental" bombings of wedding parties. So naturally, metaphors related to exploding bodies work their way into his conversations.