Bush Speech Will Use Vietnam War To Justify Military Effort in Iraq
By John D. McKinnon
OTTAWA, Canada -- In a speech to veterans Wednesday, President Bush will seek to use America's Vietnam war experience as a justification for maintaining the current U.S. military effort, rather than withdrawing.
The president's unusual attempt to directly address the parallels that critics see between Iraq and Vietnam marks a significant ramping up of the administration's rhetoric on the war, in advance of an upcoming report to Congress in September by Gen. David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker. It also appears to foreshadow a mixed picture of successes and failures ...
I have no idea how their feeble little minds work.
Who the hell thought this was a good idea? This will be to their advantage?