Thursday, August 23, 2007

Thirty Years of Memory Loss

Bush Compares Iraq to Vietnam

He Says Pullout Would Be Disastrous

Washington Post Staff Writer Thursday, August 23, 2007; Page A01

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 22 -- President Bush defended his ongoing military commitment in Iraq by linking the conflict there to the Vietnam War, arguing Wednesday that withdrawing U.S. troops would lead to widespread death and suffering as it did in Southeast Asia three decades ago.

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Who would have ever thought that a sitting president would compare the war he lied us into with arguably the worst (or 2nd worst) military mistake in American history.

Not only that, but argue it in front of Viet vets.

The domino theory proven at last-- presidents WILL continue to shit their pants over wars they got us in and can't get out.


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