Hit & Run

Meanwhile, Back at Abu Ghraib


What is the best way to bury a scandal? Bring out the bad news when attention is focused elsewhere.

That's USA Today's scathing comment on the recently released report on the Abu Ghraib prison scandal. The report, like motel toilets, has been sanitized for your protection. And strategically released while most people's attention is elsewhere. Between Teresa Heinz Kerry's "shove it" shtick and John Kerry's wrong-handed throw at Fenway, who's got time to care?

Read USA Today's editorial here.