A lie so big and bold and in your face that if you believe it you must be one of the fools Bush had in mind when he joked in March of 2001, "You can fool some of the people all of the time, and those are the ones you want to concentrate on."
Yes you can believe much progress has been made in Iraq during the Surge if you don't count:
* Those shot in the front of the head. That's a sign of domestic violence dontcha know?
* Shiites killed by unknown killers.
* Sunnis killed by unknown killers.
* Shia on Shia violence.
* Sunni on Sunni violence.
* The largest increase in American deaths since the war began.
Don't believe me? Read Karen DeYoung's story in the Sept. 6 "Washington Post."
I'm not fooling. Nor lying. Nor spinning to suit dogma. I leave that to those busy duping the faith-based community. So trust me when I suggest….