“When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean- neither more nor less.” – From Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
Via Free Beacon:
On Monday, Associated Press reporter Matt Lee challenged the State Department’s idea of “success” in regard to the removal of chemical weapons in Syria.
The Syria government reached an agreement with the United States and Russia in 2013 to turn over all chemical materials from its chemical weapons program.
State Department spokesperson John Kirby said the administration still considers that agreement a success, despite reports that the Syrian government continues to use chemical weapons on its own citizens….
“I don’t see how that is a success at all,” Lee said. “I see that you got rid of some of it but he is still using it. Is it still a success?”
“Yes,” Kirby said….