Thursday, June 12, 2008

President Pox

The Coalition of the Willing. Where are they now?

Albania PM Fatos Nano Defeated, July 2005
Australia Pres. John Howard Defeated, Nov. 2007
Britain PM Tony Blair Stepped down, June 2007
Denmark PM Anders Fogh Rasmussen In office ( pledged withdrawal in Feb. 2007)
Dominican Republic Pres. Hipolito Mejia Defeated, May 2004
El Salvador Pres. Francisco Flores Perez Term Limited, March 2004
Hungary PM Peter Medgyessy Defeated, Aug. 2004
Italy PM Silvio Berlusconi Defeated, April 2006
Japan PM Junichiro Koizumi Stepped down, Sept. 2006
Norway PM Kjell Magne Bondevik Defeated, Sept. 2005
Poland Pres. Aleksander Kwaśniewski Term Limited, Dec. 2005
Romania PM Adrian Năstase Defeated, Nov. 2004
South Korea Pres. Roh Moo-hyun In office
Spain PM Jose Maria Aznar Defeated, March 2004

And South Korea has just been busy...


  1. That was interesting. Do we know what the stances about Iraq of the current administrations for these countries? Are all against it? (I should probably know this, but ya know...I've been busy buying storage tubs at Lee's.)

  2. All are in the process of, or have already withdrawn troops from the area and redeployed into Afghanistan, or withdrawn troops entirely.

    And I just have to ask, what are you putting in these famed storage tubs?

  3. Let's see a chart of leaders of the coalition of obstinance.
    France - pro-US president
    Germany - fairly pro-US leader

    US - Bush still in office
    Italy - Berlusconi is back

  4. Craig, your list is shorter...