From Information Clearing House:
Arab Press Reactions To Bush Visit: 'An Absurd, Sadistic Image':
"This black caricature of George W. Bush in (Bahrain capital city) Manama is a fitting conclusion to the Arab tragedy. It's an absurd, sadistic image: the sheikh of Bahrain welcoming his exceptional guest with ... a golden sword -- the symbol of loyalty and submission, meaning:
"Bleed me white my lord, if my death pleases you!"