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Schlock And Awe

Posted by Victoria Reynolds | Posted in Washington, DC | Posted on 29-04-2007


More details in the Washington Post today about …

Deborah Jeane Palfrey, the woman at the center of a sex scandal that has caused a deputy secretary of state to resign and has lawyers calling around town trying to keep their clients’ names out of public view.

Including this…

Two weeks ago, in court documents about calling former clients to testify on her behalf, Palfrey named Harlan K. Ullman, an academic whose main claim to fame was a scholarly paper he wrote more than a decade ago on the military strategy known as “shock and awe.” Responded Ullman: “It doesn’t deserve the dignity of a response.”

And here we thought shock and awe was about bringing Saddam Hussein to his knees

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