Uranium yellow-cake, that is.
According to this diary at dailykos.com, http://www.dailykos.com/story/2005/10/24/182733/96, Iraq had a lot of uranium yellowcake piled up in Iraq and it didn't need to buy more from Niger. The whole yellow-cake thing was a red herring.
Hobson’s Choice: (Late) Friday Focus
8 hours ago