...the Vietnam metaphor is apt today because the U.S. is in a war it can win and is winning, if only those inside the Beltway would stop preferring defeat to victory and disgrace to honor.Of course, Bush will be giving a prime-time address tonight, but that's not enough. Few people who aren't political junkies will actually tune in, so we've got to keep a full-court press offensive on, one that's almost as important as the war on the ground; we've got to win this war in Baghdad, and in Washington, and on Main Street, U.S.A....
Tuesday, June 28, 2005
Winning In Washington, As Well As Baghdad
Good piece by Brendan Miniter in the Wall Street Journal today on the growing defeatist chorus in Iraq. Best line: