Whatever the final tally, it's a whopping bounty that will undoubtedly come in handy for cash-hungry killers in need of spiffy new rocket-propelled grenade launchers, AK-47s, mortars, landmines, components for vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices, and recruitment fees. (To put this windfall in perspective, bear in mind that the 9/11 plot was a half-million dollar drop in the bucket for Osama bin Laden.)I said pretty much the same thing in my post several days ago. It's just that Michelle says it so much better.
Wednesday, March 09, 2005
I was beginning to think that no one else cared about the huge ransom allegedly paid for the release of the Italian journalist until I saw this column by Michelle Malkin.