"I Can't Believe It!"
The BBC is reporting, with notable alarm, that absolute euphoria has broken out in downtown Baghdad as coalition troops have toppled the Ba'ath regime that terrorized Iraqi for a quarter century.
What's fascinating about the coverage is how concerned and wary the Beeb reporters sound.
Hear for yourself here.
UPDATE: "We must keep in mind that some parts of the country are still in 'Iraqi' control," said hopefully.
UPDATE: To an Iraqi in the central square: "Yes, so you don't like Saddam, but what do you think of the Americans??"
Iraqi response: "The Americans and nice guys."
BBC response: "Hmmm . . . but aren't you concerned about your safety?