Tuesday, May 18, 2004

Today's Good News

Today's good news comes from the southern part of Iraq. Oil production from Iraq is well ahead of schedule, and Iraqi oil is expected to ease the world oil markets. This is good news on several levels, the most obvious being the reduction in gasoline prices. More importantly however, it shows the relative stability of the country. While there are pockets of resistance, the insistence by the press that the country is in chaos and the United states is "losing its grip" is nonsense.


Read it here.