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Road Trip!

Must be another slip in the polls coming. Condi makes a surprise visit to Iraq.

Rice and Straw were meeting with President Jalal Talabani, Vice President Adil Abdul-Mahdi, Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari and other leaders.

The diplomats’ visit comes amid growing pressure on al-Jaafari to step aside as the Shiite nominee for a second term to break the stalemate in talks on forming a new government.

Before sitting down with al-Jaafari, Rice and Straw posed for pictures with stiff smiles. Rice looked especially uncomfortable, and said little before the cameras were ushered away.

If they had a real democracy Justice Hassan al-Scalia would have selected the new prime minister by now…

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