In coverage of the encouraging Palestinian elections, some media outlets begin engaging in wishful thinking.
Arafat still runs the show from the top-down, and, no less importantly, from the bottom up.
CNN admits that knowledge of murder, torture, and planned assassinations were suppressed in order to maintain CNN's Baghdad bureau.
Arafat keeps his grip on the reigns of power, and appoints a Holocaust-denier to handle daily affairs.
Israel's partner in peace, and America's strongest Arab ally, is flaming the fans of hatred in its government-backed media.