This invasion of Iraq, if it goes off, will join the Bay of Pigs, Vietnam, Desert One, Beirut, and Somalia in the history of military catastrophe. What will set it apart, distinguishing it for all time, is the immense--and transparent--political stupidity.
Sunday, August 25, 2002
Chris Matthews, San Francisco Chronicle, August 25, 2002:
Posted by Vigilante at 10:04 PM