Lois wrote:"Chuck Hagel would be a bad Secretary of Defense because he opposes blundering into disastrous, catastrophically expensive wars and wants to reduce the antagonism the entire rest of the world feels towards America..."
1 The SCDef does not blonder into any war. He serves the pres. He has the pres strategic vision, and carry's it out.
2 I don't want the rest of the world to love us, I don't care how they "feel". I want them to fear us.
Does that answer your stupid question?