"Such a drastic and irresponsible step should remove any lingering doubt that the Democrats' political strategy is to ensure that there is an American defeat in Iraq, in order to ensure their own political victory in 2008."
Make no mistake. Grandmother Superior's self-serving trip to Syria has nothing to do with "checks and balances" or "congressional oversight." It is arrogance pure and simple, based upon an elitist notion that Democrats are to be the true rulers of America in perpetuity, with the occasional Republican power grab (always the result of deceit or trickery, mind you) simply an inconvenience that must be endured every so often.
Read the rest of Thomas Sowell's article here.
(h/t to Tinkertytonk, whom I have just discovered. Good blog. Check it out.)
ADDED: Rush Limbaugh reminds us that meeting with anti-American leaders behind the President's back is nothing new for Democrats:
And let's not forget about Ted Kennedy, Jimmy Carter, and Tip O'Neil.
PS - Nancy Pelosi as a dhimmi. It's called foreshadowing, I believe. Actually I think the scarf looks rather smart.
LGF has a couple more pics.
I think I'll let Cox & Forkum have the last word on this unfortunate event: