They damn well better have July 17, 2005 Posted by Murdoc U.S. reportedly tried to influence Iraq vote Link via a reader. Post title via common sense. Updated: July 17, 2005 at 9:27 pm ◀ The more I learn of this story, the less of a story it appears to be Ahh, the old “kill some civilians and use their dead bodies to try to kill other civilians” trick ▶ Comments I like how the article drops ‘award winning journalist’ to bolster the claim and provides no details. But then again, it was covert, so I guess that’s how it should be, huh? Maybe he got employee of the month award in his office.