Friday, July 11, 2003
I'm off to Trivandrum and Kovalam for the weekend for a marriage. Just an in-and-out affair. Not much time for sight-seeing.
Chew on this : There is a signboard in the UN which says "Smoking is discouraged" (Note: "Discouraged" not "prohibited". Speaks volumes about the decision making abilities of the UN, right?)
God told me to strike at Al Qaida and I struck them, and then he instructed me to strike at Saddam, which I did, and now I am determined to solve the problem in the Middle East. If you help me I will act, and if not, the elections will come and I will have to focus on them."
- "G W Bush to Palestinian Prime Minister "Mahmoud Abbas.
''Mr. Schulz, I know there is a producer in Italy who is making a film on the Nazi concentration camps. I will suggest you for the role of 'kapo.' You'd be perfect.''
- Italian PM Berlusconi, in his EU opening address, to a rigid-faced German lawmaker.
"There was no effort or attempt on the part of the president or anyone else in the administration to mislead or to deceive the American people," Powell said .... "But to think that somehow we went out of our way to insert this single sentence into the State of the Union Address for the purpose of deceiving and misleading the American people is an overdrawn, overblown, overwrought conclusion."
- Powell, while trying to say that Bush made a mistake in apologizing for using "factually incorrect" information.
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