Not going to weigh in on that endless "Lib" thread which I started
sometime back in the Pleistocene..Bobby G. is holding his own. But
Bobby, mon cher, you're dealing with people who are off in their own
fantasy world. More power to you for hanging in there -- but they
need their myth.
NOW: Addressing the obscene costs of the "wars" in AfPak, a new book
has just come out, title as in subject. It gives chapter and verse,
from an eyewitness and (unwilling) participant, on how our tax
dollars are spent Over There. Money that should be going to your
children's schools, inter alia. Not to mention care for the heroic
9/11 First Responders who are being screwed by subhumans such as Eric
Cantor and his ilk, who are holding care hostage for cuts in the most-
needed social programs.
Book is a classic indictment of stuff that we do FOR OURSELVES, not
for the objects of our largesse, due as always to our near-total
ignorance of our vis-a-vis. The few who, like author of ""We Meant
Well"" try to deal in reality, are quickly sidelined, if not worse.
Scroll down to the media interviews, of which I heard one live, in