When you make shit up about WMDs to justify your war, the hurricanes win

Oh, Yeah — Remember Those WMDs?

In the wake of the horrors of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina, it’s almost easy to forget devastation the wrought by the belief in WMDs. Editor & Publisher, which previewed the AP special report, also notes:

At least nine articles in the Times-Picayune from 2004 and 2005 specifically cite the cost of Iraq as a reason for the lack of hurricane- and flood-control dollars.



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