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Hocus POTUS

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THE CATCH-22 OF THE IRAQ WAR

What’s driving the ultra-dedicated State Department staffers nuts in the former Republican Palace in Baghdad’s Green Zone? Is it the rising insurgency? The lack of power and water? The tide of utter chaos? The sinking feeling that the adventure is going south?

No.

What bothers them is WMDs. Without one, how can their beloved POTUS (security shorth
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Hardcover, 285 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Melville House
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Feb 12, 2008 Melville House Publishing rated it it was amazing
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“An insider’s view of the national confusion, corruption, idiocy and pathos produced by the early days of the Iraq War... These are the kind of laughs that make you want to weep. Hocus POTUS showcases black humor of the most exquisite variety--or, as you may think of it after reading this nervy novel, ‘Green Zone humor.’” -- Alan Cheuse, National Public Radio
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Funny, easy read. About the Green Zone, and the people within the walls.
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Malcolm Cook MacPherson was an American national and foreign correspondent for Newsweek magazine and the author of numerous fiction and nonfiction books.
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