LastDayWatchers here is more evidence which exposes the lies to the so-called "Success of the Surge"
Attacks on the patrol in the city of Mosul came after a surge of violence at the two main prisons in Baghdad, where 29 people were killed in coordinated assaults late on Sunday, the Justice Ministry said. The dead included eight members of the security forces and 21 prisoners and another 25 prisoners were wounded
Bombings, shootings and other attacks killed at least 84 people across Iraq on Saturday and Sunday as a wave of violence during Ramadan continued. The Information Ministry said more than 250 people have been killed since the holy month began two weeks ago.
Sir Richard Dearlove, 68, has spent the last year writing a detailed account of events leading up to the war, and had intended to only make his work available to historians after his death, but now provided intelligence about Saddam Hussein's Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs) that was apparently 'sexed up' by Tony Blair's government, has revealed that he could go public
Update to the Texas Curse
The record absence of rainfall that started in 2008 partly explains why the lakes are drying up, the Austin American-Statesman reported that many residents and Austin city officials blame the Lower Colorado River Authority.
Matt Phillips, government relations manager for the Brazos River Authority, acknowledged that closing a power plant decreases the flow of water downstream. But he said Lake Granbury’s record-low levels can be attributed to the drought and nothing else
“What we’re seeing above Possum Kingdom right now is unlike anything we’ve ever seen in recorded history, The bottom line is, we’re in a terrible drought.”