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Foreshadowed by the author this morning on the Chris Matthews Show, Elizabeth Bumiller writes an article in the NYTimes on David Petraeus' new place in the Obama administration.
by calchala
Comment Count 108 comments on Sun Oct 04, 2009 at 08:16 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Until this week, it seemed like the conventional wisdom in Washington was that stopping U.S drone strikes in Pakistan was outside the bounds of respectable discussion. That just changed. Or it ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue May 05, 2009 at 05:51 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Remember back when Congress was arguing about Iraq? To hear some people talk at the time, whatever came out of General David Petraeus' mouth was God's Truth. General Petreaus said it. No further ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 06:01 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
After the past few months of watching the right wing criminals create a farce that the reconciliation of Iraq has been working and that we are winning the war on terror I have been in awe at just ...
by cheftdp
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 09:01 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The war on terror is a failure in the minds of those polled. Some 24,000 adults across 23 countries were polled for the BBC World Service ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2008 at 11:27 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
John McCain was a fighter pilot. Well, fighter-bomber pilot actually but a similar experience. You all know how the training and experiences of our youth mold us. It's very hard to change those deep-...
by CarbonFiberBoy
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2008 at 09:26 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Greg Sargent and Eric Kleefeld over at TPM have an article entitled: Petraeus: I Don't Know That I Will Ever Use The Word "Victory" For Iraq Apparently, despite the fact that ...
by hummingbird4015
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2008 at 04:06 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
As many of you already may have seen, General Petraeus has inserted himself into the narrative of the 2008 campaign, again. This time publicly stating his opposition to a timetable, as if he had ...
by fearisthemindkiller
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2008 at 05:02 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
So the drama continues, and by the AM it will be all Petraeus, all the time for the foreseeable future. Why? Because General Petraeus stated in ...
by zizi
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Jul 27, 2008 at 11:40 PM PDT with 4 Recommends