Snow Job


With conditions in the White House “grave and deteriorating,” on the brink of imminent catastrophe in Iraq, and not much time to salvage remnants of Presidential dignity, Tony Snow, White House Press Secretary continues to give cover, even to the question of urgency:

“Tony, what does ‘urgency’ mean?” “Well, I don’t know… urgency means that you want it done as quickly as possible, and you want it done right,” he proffered.

The Apocalyptic narrative continues to unravel, and in the final moments, before whatever lies just beyond the denouement, we can only gasp with horror and wonder at the Administration’s orchestrated effort to continue to cloud our vision.