Articles Comments

Truly Right View » Government Waste, Politics » Two birds, one stone: US “exits” Libya, and has been out of Afghanistan since 2006

Two birds, one stone: US “exits” Libya, and has been out of Afghanistan since 2006

Ah, the convenience of “just words” – pretty speeches designed to soothe the savage citizenry, and give us all new definitions by which to gauge “victory” and political approval in the 21st Century. INRE wars and enemies, the global War on Terror is obsolete, and has been replaced with “Overseas Contingencies”. And now, our POTUS has assured us that the US “exit strategy” for Libya “…will be executed this week” when command of the no fly coalition forces is turned over to NATO. This new definition tag teams Curt’s post yesterday about using language to disguise “failure” for Libya.

But some aren’t fooled by this play on words, and Jake Tapper calls out the POTUS on his convenient redefining of the absurd new age war concept, “exit strategy”.

Continue reading

Read more Complete
Two birds, one stone: US “exits” Libya, and has been out of Afghanistan since 2006

Please follow and like us:

  • 2

Filed under: Government Waste, Politics · Tags:

Leave a Reply