# Posted 1:12 AM by Ariel David Adesnik
THE NEXT TEST FOR BUSH: Citing this round-up
from Abu Aardvark, Matt Yglesias
says its time for the administration to get serious about Jordan if it wants to present itself as a friend of democracy in the Middle East. As Abu points out, King Abdullah will meet with Bush in Washington next Monday, so Bush will have one helluva chance to remind the king that absolute monarchies are oh so very 18th century.
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