Tuesday, August 31, 2010

This Is The End, My Only Friend The End: US Combat Forces Out of Iraq

Answer the following question. The closest parallel to the outcome achieved by seven years of war in Iraq is:

a. Vietnam;
b. Korea;
c. Weimar Germany;
d. Only time will tell.


Anonymous said...

If we order these outcomes chronologically, does a pattern emerge? And what does this say about how the outcomes of modern warfare have evolved?

Anonymous said...

i wish it was really the end. still 50k troops, 75k "contractors" (mercenaries?) and 5 "enduring bases".

i wish policy makers would take heed of your short history lesson.

Anonymous said...

Which do you want it to be?