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Fighting the Last War

masrudin Wrote: Apr 13, 2012 12:32 AM
@fghsfw Posts like yours make people think that this is not a place for serious political discussions. Please find a different forum to advertise your website. I've seen this ad several times now, and it's time to put an end to it. Flag Flag Flag!!!
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...