Johann Hari led me to this little factual bomb- a bunch of mercenaries running around Iraq killing anyone they want.
I mean really fucking WOW!
George and Dick must be so proud of what they've achieved. A private army that can be deployed and expanded without impinging on their soon-to-be-cut military budgetary constraints. No accountability, no law and no ethics apply to the actions of these people.
Oh, and the creme-de-la-creme: The founder and owner of Blackwater, Erik Prince, is a Christian-supremacist and longtime bankroller of conservative administrations. Nice. I wonder what his views on the rapture are?