November 10, 2004

Shit-talkin 2nd floor windows

"We don't want to rubble the city. Somebody has got to come in after us. We want Fallujah to understand what democracy's all about.'' But he added: "That doesn't mean you have to tolerate any shit from second-floor windows." The battle would be "personal" because of the losses the unit had already sustained. "That pile of crap has got to be cleaned out," he said as troops responded with cries of "Hoo-ah".
Anyone else notice a *lot* more stories like this post 11/2? Granted, this from a British news source, but it just seems like the media has been granting the administration a bit more leeway on Iraq and especially Fallujah.