Kos sees confusion in the White House’s constantly shifting blame for the 16 little words:
Except I thought that was supposed to be Tenet’s fault. But then it wasn’t Tenet. So it was Hadley. Case closed!
Except … wouldn’t Rice have responsibility for reviewing her deputy’s work? I mean, we’re talking SOTU here.
And let’s not forget the pictures of Bush, carefully reviewing every word of the speech. Except for those 16 words, of course. Those were all Hadley’s fault.