"I am extremely doubtful about it. He's had quite a bit of time now. He's known exactly what he's had to do. He hasn't done it. His rhetoric is pretty good. His performance is pretty bad."
-- Former Rep. Lee Hamilton, co-chairman of the Iraq Study Group, expressing doubts about Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's claim that his government can handle the nation's security without American troops. (link)
Lee Hamilton is a Democrat. Well, he was a Democrat before he retired from Congress back before most people had indoor plumbing. And he's 93 years old. He wouldn't recognize Iraq on a map any longer if someone rolled his wheelchair in front of it and pointed.