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Category Archives: Iraq
MEMEBUSTERS! THE OSAMA BIN LADEN EDITION.
This is eminently sensible given that the legal memos have been released.
This year there are a large number of videos promoting or attacking one candidate or the other which are produced by individuals not associated with any campaign. Here are a couple of them: First, here’s Joe Cook, an Iraq war … Continue reading
While pushing publicly for a quick withdrawal of US troops in Iraq, Barack Obama has tried privately to delay the agreement between the Bush administration and Iraqi leaders announced recently, according to Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari. Read the whole … Continue reading
That’s my one of my biggest worries about an Obama presidency: What will he really do about Iraq? Will he really snatch defeat from the jaws of victory and pull the troops out just as we’re winning? Or, is he … Continue reading
Over at Cracked.com David Wong has posted a very good commentary on the current war in the form of an “open letter to the real time strategy gaming cartel.” My favorite requests are: 7. I want my Mission Objectives to … Continue reading
Expose people to it. That is the thrust of this article from The New York Times. The opening paragraphs give a good feel for the content: Violence Leaves Young Iraqis Doubting Clerics BAGHDAD — After almost five years of war, … Continue reading
It’s not often we link to the New York Times without the main point being an error, bias, or other bad reporting, but I do recommend you read this story about John McCain’s son, Jimmy McCain. Sen. McCain doesn’t talk … Continue reading
See this HotAir post. According to a Pew poll, 53% believe the U.S. will win in Iraq, compared to 39% who believe we will fail. That’s great news! There’s one strange thing about this poll: 49% want to bring the … Continue reading
Capt. Danny Jones lived next door to Sammy and I when we lived at Ft. Benning. He’s in Iraq now and we received this article about him.
Another excellent Norman Podhoretz piece on OpinionJournal. This one is pretty short.
Five Star Iris has been our favorite band for a while because their music is so good. Now we have another reason to like them: they’ve just come back from a tour playing for our troops in Iraq and the … Continue reading