It is amazing the amount of gobbling coming out of the right wing Turkey's mouths, about how the media is only showing the negative aspects of the egregious Iraq war.
Well, Republican candidate, Howard Kallogian, decides to hit back:
"We took this photo of dowtown Baghdad while we were in Iraq. Iraq (including Baghdad) is much more calm and stable than what many people believe it to be. But, each day the news media finds any violence occurring in the country and screams and shouts about it - in part because many journalists are opposed to the U.S. effort to fight terrorism."
But wait! People start to ask questions.
Atrios asks questions.
Josh Marshall's readers ask questions.
Daily Kos asks questions.
Someone took some travel shots in Turkey recently:
The supposed Iraq photos were taken in Bakirkoy, Istanbul.
Here is a real picture from Iraq: