Sunday, December 26, 2004

I Didn't Make The Comparison

Why is Jim Lindgren defending the Iraq War by saying that it isn't as bad as...Vietnam? Does Vietnam set some sort of baseline of a war-that-went-okay and so long as fewer people are dying in Iraq we're doing better? I honestly don't get it. In what way was Vietnam successful and in what way could it be seen as some sort of benchmark? A funnier person than I could write an entire article skewering this line of reasoning. Alas...


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