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Fighting the Last War

Qing1331 Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 9:55 AM
A sow dressed up is still a pig Any questions?
rickmcq Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 10:11 AM
Just one - do you intend to vote Obama out or to allow him to continue in office?
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...