In announcing the new “War Czar” Tony was asked what the purpose of the position was to be, and why now. I’ll let you read his initial answer elsewhere; it’s typically lengthy and involves the phrase “new way forward” several times. But then comes this,
Q: So you think this is a new need and you did not need someone to do this for the previous four years?
MR. SNOW: Well, again, I'm not going to try -- I don't know. I don't have an answer for you. I'm telling you that's what he's here to do now.
There you have it. “I don't have an answer for you.” Finally, George Bush has done something that Tony Snow actually could not explain.
America’s Cup Update
Off day today. I suspect the crew of Oracle needs it. I know I do.