Let's see. Within a single week of Bush's administration, the following events have occurred:
1. We Entered Falluja - sure it was planned before the election, but, you know, for whatever reason we had to wait until immediately after the election to engage there.
2. John Ashcroft quits - his resignation was dated November 2nd - in others words, inarguably, the first moment possible that wouldn't impact Bush's election.
3. Today, the threat level is lowered for financial institutions from orange to yellow in New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC. (Perhaps because Ashcroft we has assured us we're all safe now.) Hey, all three of those states went blue - doh!
No, I'm not a conspiracy theorist. In fact, I despise conspiracy theories. No, this is a simple case of, er, we report, you decide.