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Monday, April 24, 2006

Eighth General joins chorus calling for Rumsfeld resignation

Rummy Rummy Rummy... Personally, if not for the lives you are costing the US and Iraq, I'd want you to stay just where you are and continue dragging Bush down into the grungy gutters of public opinion. But, since you won't resign and since Bush won't fire you, I guess we WILL have Don Rumsfeld to kick around anymore. Oh what fun. Now, sir, you know how the people of New Orleans felt — blamed, disparaged, unwanted, and left to fend off a man-made disaster of historical proportions. You should've left before the storm — you had the means. Tough cookies. -hl

Raw Story

Ret. Marine General Paul Van Ripper has become the 8th retired U.S. General to call for the resignation of Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, according to an interview with Fox News.

Ripper retired before Rumsfeld took office, but is currently engaged in war games with two branches of the military. He claims that many currently serving share his view.

Van Ripper has stated that Iraq was "When I look at where we are in this war today, and imagine where we could have been if the right number of troops had been put in at the right time and been deployed correctly," Paul Van Ripper "It makes me think we need new leadership."

"If I was the president, I would have relieved him three years ago."

View the entire Fox segment: Crooks & Liars.