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Fighting the Last War

Gunner20 Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 10:38 AM
I for one am happy to see Mitt Romney in the lead for Republican nomination, I was a Romney supporter in 2008, when I believed the Economy was the most important issue we had to address as the wars were winding down anyway thanks to the efforts of the Bush Administration, but unfortunately most Republicans were more in the past than adderessing the future at that time; I hope history dosn't repeat itself in 2012. We seriously need to get Obama out of the White House, a second term would be a disaster as he would feel no bounds to the limits of his power; or in his own words, "I'll have more flexibility after November!" Republicans need to get their act together and stop acting like a bunch or recalcitrant poor losers!
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...