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This thing is of the week is NBC news making excuses -- -- -- -- Regardless of your thoughts on Iraq one thing most people agree on and that didn't -- Saddam -- -- good thing.
But some are wondering if NBC's chief foreign correspondent Richard -- -- miss the good old days when Saddam was still around.
This couldn't have been known -- Saddam would still be in power he was.
Probably getting more moderate.
He was being welcomed into the into bye -- lot of European countries who is being welcomed in Eastern Europe in particular.
She was heading in -- in the direction of of accommodation -- sanctions regime that was holding that place was starting to fail.
So I think he would it would be somewhat -- -- basket case but -- would still it would be how wrong would be a lot more contained.
Joining us now from New York is Greg Gutfeld -- -- red -- and author of the Bible of unspeakable.
-- so great as far as I can tell.
Saddam was on the verge of having his own reality show right it hits.
I mean you have to -- guidance incidents -- more moderate you have to ask -- what does he mean by moderate was he talking about alcohol intake.
Was gonna cut back on his cruise.
I was to get only gas half as many Kurds or Telus -- they -- only rape women every other weekend.
Or -- he was becoming more environmentally friendly it was -- -- renewable car batteries when he electrocuted his citizens.
So we needs that we need to -- -- specifics on what he meant by moderation.
I think he was clearly going green bag and he was it was making inroads with Eastern Europe I don't know what countries in Eastern Europe -- and and what health check of the market -- -- the -- it could hurt.
Well it -- getting close there on I just don't recall -- he does have a point though I he said that if we didn't have the war Saddam would be more accommodating.
Which is true because you are more accommodating when you're not dead.
It's really hard to -- -- dinner when you're dead so in in effect he's actually correct.
By -- out.
Well -- -- on Iran might not about the problem that is today but the idea that he I think it was going to be Saddam in the milk toast if we didn't invade.
I just I was desperately looking to to follow that logic.
-- -- isn't all Greg.
All bets are off all bets are off can't stomach victory.
You gotta we've got what you've got a war that you -- enjoy it.
-- winning is not fun we're supposed to be America on our knees begging for mercy all the time -- -- understand that we need to apologize spank get used to.
I can't believe me I'm --
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