My Way News: “BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) – A defiant Saddam Hussein rejected charges of war crimes and genocide in a court appearance Thursday, telling a judge in his first public appearance since his arrest: ‘This is all theater, the real criminal is Bush.’

Saddam was handcuffed when brought to the court but the shackles were removed for the 30-minute arraignment at Camp Victory, one of his former palaces on the outskirts of Baghdad.

‘I am Saddam Hussein, the president of Iraq,’ Saddam said unprompted, sitting down in a chair facing the judge on the other side of a wooden railing. When asked his name, he repeated it in full: ‘Saddam Hussein al-Majid, president of Iraq.'”

— And one thing more… the Americans will never defeat us, we have them surrounded at the airport ! Just ask my Public Relations and Defense Ministers. They’ll tell you! – zzb