The Connection, Take 55

Last night, Scott highlighted Steve Hayes’ preview analysis of the Pentagon’s recently released 59-page report on Iraq and terrorism. Contrary to the way the report was portrayed by the MSM following leaks about its contents, the report actually demonstrates multiple ties between Saddam Hussein and al Qaeda.
Tom Joscelyn, who like Hayes has covered this issue for years, provides further analysis at the Weekly Standard’s blog. Tom tells us that “the report ties Saddam