Just great, Oliver North goes to Iraq, where things really are only as dangerous as Washington D. C.*, and gets one of his escorts killed. You know the drill. The liberal media is why we are losing this war.
* You may wonder about this reference to Washington D. C. When statistics started coming out about civilian deaths in Iraq, Republicans tried to down-play them by telling the media that the homicide statistics in various U. S. cities were just as bad. Here is an example of that strategy:
They used horribly bad statistical comparisons to make their point and the comparisons were quickly corrected by various legitimate organizations. Fox etc. , however, never retracted the reports and they still stick in the minds of some.