"...as is amply documented, the G.W. Bush administration very actively bent the truth..." How do you expect the people of a nation to have a commitment to truth when their elected leaders do not do it. The USA is in a dismal state right now... going the way of Britain. Out of significance.
Suspect Bangkok bomber arrested, found with possible bomb-making materials (Reuters)
from the article: Strenger than Fiction / Ahmadinejad’s lesson for the Free World