It has recently come to my attention that 550 metric tons of yellowcake uranium was secretly sold and moved to Canada from an area outside Baghdad. Removal began in April and finished in July 2008. It has been reported that President Bush kept mum about the find so that terrorists would not know where it was. I think I can safely call that looking out for the country, perhaps even the world.
Read more here: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25546334 , here at http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,376747,00.html and here at http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/07/05/world/main4235028.shtml
Now, I am an avid news watcher, but I never heard a word about this til I was recently doing some reading online. I don’t think it was talked about for days on end like some other things I can think of.