The President seems to be having another spiritual reawakening, this time with the UN as savior.
In today’s press conference, he expresses a renewed faith in the international body to strength sanctions and deprive the sinners in Iran of nuclear weapons.
In addition, a “a former senior administration official” told the Guardian yesterday that the White House “is developing plans to ‘internationalise’ the Iraq crisis, including an expanded role for the United Nations, as a way of reducing overall US responsibility for Iraq's future...
"Petraeus is brilliant. But he is the captain of a sinking ship."
Bush may be undergoing the shipwreck equivalent of a gallows conversion, but then again he may have reached the point of praying for any divine intervention he can get.