The Deadman Night Rider

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Wednesday, July 20, 2005

Prince Bandar resigns...

This article from Al-Jazeera confirms that Prince Bandar bin Sultan, Saudi ambassador to the US for more than 20 years, has resigned. The Deadman doesn't know much, but it knows talent when it sees it - besides having a name befitting a Flash Gordon character, this guy has forgotten more about real politik, holding your cards close to your vest, and playing both sides of the street than most professional shysters will ever know.

I'm sure the Prince will be, and has been, well rewarded, as he has served his King and his realm well, usually to our detriment. Here's to wishing for a much less cagey successor...


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