PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"Bush ignored public sentiment, overruled his military commanders and opted for escalation. And now it appears that the only thing the surge has bought him is time - nine months or maybe a year, during which he was able to postpone the inevitable."

"To Bush, the tragedy of the Vietnam War is that we didn't let it drag on for another decade or so."

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Good work guys: "The Chinese government says it is drafting new laws to tackle the growing gender imbalance caused by the widespread abortion of female foetuses."

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