From September 9, 2007, that's "Bully Boy 'lets' David Petraeus speak to Congress." Still doing the wedding gown thing for Bully Boy.
The sock puppet? At the time, Bush had floated the notion that Petraeus might just update him and not Congress. And he probably could have gotten away with that in 2006 but now Dems controlled the House. And the Senate.
Here's C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot:"
Protests, bombings, dead civilians, it's Iraq
13 hours ago