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Fighting the Last War

Cary17 Wrote: Apr 14, 2012 10:36 AM
I've said it all along... I'd vote for Mickey Mouse over Obama, any day. Romney isn't my first choice... he was annointed by the press, the party apparatchics, and even by the Obama admin itself, after all... but he's orders of magnitude more preferable than Chancellor Palpatine... er, I mean Barack Obama.
In a fast-changing world, a common mistake is to keep fighting the last war.

For example, why would Republicans support sending more troops to Afghanistan, when that war was long over, or helping topple Moammar Gadhafi, who had become an ally in the war on terrorism? Some Republicans seem to support all military deployments just out of habit.

For years after the 9/11 terrorist attack on America, Democrats hysterically bemoaned any military action, especially in Iraq. They claimed to have many precious objections, but the truth was, they thought we deserved the attack -- or at best, both sides were at...