It's not semantics, it's what he said. But then what can I expect from someone who calls some 30%, "90%"...
Originally Posted by OscarB63
"Over the last 18 months, over 90,000 US troops have left
Iraq," the president said in an emailed statement published by the Huffington Post.
"By the end of this month, 50,000 troops will be serving in Iraq
. As Iraqi security forces take responsibility for securing their country, our troops will move to an advise-and-assist role.
Last US combat troops leave Iraq | World news | guardian.co.uk
Seriously? 50,000 out of more than 140,000 is "90%?"
So which one of the ignorant masses was fooled?