Happy Birthday, Mr. President
Submitted by vastleft on Thu, 06/19/2008 - 9:27pm
Fear of a black planet may have its limits:
Some U.S. lawmakers are trying to pass legislation to remove former South African President Nelson Mandela from a U.S. list of terrorists by his 90th birthday next month, officials said on Thursday.
This represents a change from Bush's previous position:
"Well, Mandela is dead. Because Saddam Hussein killed all the Mandelas."