PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

One hundred years ago today, the Russo-Japanese War, a conflict over control of Manchuria and Korea, began as Japanese forces attacked Port Arthur. During the war, Russia suffered a series of stunning defeats to Japan; the fighting ended with an agreement mediated by President Theodore Roosevelt, who went on to win the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts.

Remember, if there's one thing Bush hates, it's revisionist history. George F. Will chimes in.

Must read: learning lessons from soldiers' firsthand accounts of Iraq.

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