But daddy… I really waaaaaant war!

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UN Iraq report complicates war plans

Jan. 6, 2003 | WASHINGTON (AP) — U.N. inspectors have yet to turn up any sign of prohibited weapons in Iraq, complicating the Bush administration’s task of justifying an armed invasion. Allies already are expressing misgivings, and the inspectors’ first comprehensive report, due Jan. 27, could further cramp the timing of any attack.
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Is it just me, or is this the tone of this a little wacky for AP-style? It seems to pretty clearly imply that we (as a nation) are jumping up and down in our seats excitedly gurgling “yay yay… let’s go get ’em! I wanna get me a stuffed eeerackie!” followed by an “oh, danggomit! Those pesky UN guys are postponing our war!”

Or am I reading too much into this?

1 comment… add one
  • Thomas Jun 6, 2009

    It is our war and nobody will take it from us!

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