Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau for June 27, 2004
Duke: "... With withdrawal now planned for 2010 at the earliest." SOunds like tenure to me! Ari: Enjoying your last days as mayor, Sir? Duke: What are you talking about, Ari? Ari: Thae hand over of power, of course! The return of Iraqi sovereignty! Duke: The return of Iraqi sovereignty? Oh, Ari, Ari, Ari! Ari: What? Duke: Ari, the US is currently building 14 permanent bases in Iraq. Does that sound like we're fixin' to hand over actual power? Ari: But I thought... I thought... um... really? Duke: Dope! Get outa here, dope! Before I whack you with my paper! Ari: Yes, sir. Sorry about the gloating.