Mon 8th February 2010, 11:05pm
QUOTE(Jon Awbrey @ Mon 8th February 2010, 2:42pm)
QUOTE(A Horse With No Name @ Mon 8th February 2010, 4:33pm)
QUOTE(thekohser @ Mon 8th February 2010, 4:21pm)
Well, now, this is thoroughly
Well, now you know how Barry Goldwater felt in 1964.
In your heart you know he's right …
I actually remember AU-H2O bumper stickers.
Memory. The sick irony of Goldwater losing from being painted as a warmonger, only to have peace-nic LBJ procede to use a ridiculous pretext, without fact-checking, to get us into a dumber and nastier and more useless war than anything we've had since, right up till 2003.
Tonkin Gulf was a lot like Saddam's WMDs, actually. If you want
to pick a war, any excuse will do.