So what's the rush?
Remember when we were being told that Saddam was such as serious and immediate threat that we had to attack RIGHTNOWGODDAMMITORTHEREWILLBEBLOODINTHESTREETSANDITWILLALLBEYOURFAULT!
? Ahem. Apparently that was only for us, the gullible public. Karl Rove (that man again!) apparently was telling the British ambassador to the US something....rather different.
He reveals that Karl Rove, the political adviser to the president, told him there would have been no problem for Mr Bush in waiting until the end of 2003 or even early 2004 and this would not have risked entanglement in the US presidential campaign.