You loved them in Salvador; you’ll trust them in Iraq

· Iraq

According to this Newsweek option, The Salvador Option, “we” are considering arming and training death squads to help quell the insurgency in Iraq and to improve our image in the Muslim world. Well, maybe not that latter part.
Yes, I know this has been the talk of the left blogsophere for over a week. Many of our readers, though, aren’t obsessed blogjunkies, and this plan needs as wide an airing as possible.
Were we really paranoid about them putting people like Negroponte back into power?