McCain’s Slight Misunderstanding of the Chain of Command

I want everyone who thinks that McCain would be the best Commander in Chief to start listening very carefully to the things that come out of his mouth. For instance, when asked if he would divert troops from Iraq to Afghanistan to intensify the search for Osama bin Laden, McCain’s answer was, “I...

The Oblivious Guest

We’ve all met at least one person that fits this discription at least once in our lives.  You know the type.  Comes over when invited, but after numerous hints that they should go they just keep on talking, completely obvlivious to any indicators that their welcome has been effectively worn out. You...

Quote of the Day: “Whatever Petraeus Wants”

“It is part of Bush’s overall management style — to cede responsibility to a lower level and not look carefully at critical issues himself… . Originally on Iraq, it was whatever Rumsfeld wanted. Then it was whatever Jerry Bremer did… . And now it is whatever Petraeus wants.” – Kenneth Adelman, “a...

An Unparalleled Legacy

Hey, Defeatocrats: it’s your war now. President George W. Bush will signal next week that he will pull no more troops out of Iraq while he is president, once his troop surge ends in the summer. His senior Iraq commander General David Petraeus will use his testimony to congress on Tuesday and Wednesday to...