Wednesday, December 01, 2004

Ridge Leaving Cabinet

Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge, the former governor and U.S. Army sergeant who became linked in the public mind with color-coded warnings of possible terrorist attacks, resigned yesterday after nearly two years overseeing the most ambitious U.S. government reorganization since the 1940s.

Ridge is the first secretary of a department that combined 22 preexisting agencies into one unit designed to protect America from terrorism. He said he will remain until Feb. 1 or until the Senate confirms his successor. Administration officials said President Bush is seeking to replace Ridge with someone even more bugfuck creepifying.
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I blog because I care.
Have you noticed that with the exception of Powell, the creepier ones are the ones leaving?


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