Saturday, March 26, 2005
Wolfowitz - The man who licked his comb on national TV before combing his hair (yes, I actually saw it), left Iraq a day early and $9,000,000,000 short, and is now being proposed by Bush to be the head of the World Bank, seems about to be outed, or is it ousted.
“His womanizing has come home to roost,” a Washington insider told reporters. “Paul was a foreign policy hawk long before he met Riza but it doesn’t look good to be accused of being under the thumb of your mistress.”
But then again, maybe not ...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz is no longer in the running to head the World Bank, outgoing bank president James Wolfensohn said Thursday. "Mr Wolfowitz is no longer part, I think, of the exercise, so I don't think there is any need to comment," Wolfensohn told reporters after meeting European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso in Brussels.