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How Saddam may still nail Bush

BAKU – The Christmas blockbuster from the Pentagon studios was a dream. This was the new Roman Empire at its peak – better than Ridleys Scott’s Gladiator: a real, captive barbarian emperor, paraded on the Circus Maximus of world television. The barbarian was not a valiant warrior – but a bum. He was not hiding in a […]