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In case you missed it, U.S. soldiers found $112 million in U.S. currency sealed inside seven dog kennels in a wealthy Baghdad neighborhood yesterday. That’s on top of $656 million uncovered Friday in four barricaded cottages in the same neighborhood.

And, investigators believe there may be an additional $200 million or more was still hidden in this walled community just east of Saddam Hussein’s Presidential Palace.
KC's View:
US dollars?

Not French francs? Not German Deutsche Marks? Not Russian Rubles? Not Euros?

Saddam clearly didn’t know who his friends were…