The British are famous for the clever turn of the phrase, and the
headline writers at the BBC are among the best.
Search for least-worst option in Iraq
By Paul Reynolds
World affairs correspondent, BBC News
A “helluva mess” is how the former US Secretary of State James Baker is
said to have described the state of Iraq – and the search is on for the
least-worst option for US policy makers.
“The least-worst option.” Can anyone come up with a more