@bruce MN wrote:
That comes nowhere near to being a response to what I was asking. But par for the course. You are becoming like the background music in a B movie.
Easy to deny socialism when you are willing to over look the socialism.
And heaven knows where the hell we would be if we'd put US boots on the gorund everywhere McCain wanted.
Nothing is certain but far from sure that even the place where McCain was purported to be correct- a bigger invasion force, seems unclear whether it woiuld have mattered.
Had it been accompanied by a detailed plan on occupation, perhaps. But just more people strutting around and antagonizing the locals wouldn't have.