This just in: The redoubtably slimy Ahmed Chalabi got crushed in the recent Iraqi election.
Chalabi, a one-time neocon darling, was the most vocal and well funded exiled Iraqi politician in the run-up to the invasion and shamelessly called himself “the liberator” of
How badly did Chalabi get beaten?
Of almost 2.5 million voters in
For his part, Chalabi says he was robbed because the election results were cooked. This again puts him at odds with the White House, which hailed the vote as an historic step for democracy in Iraq.