Mirror, mirror, on the wall…
Last week we talked about Obama’s vanity. It seems that this well will never go dry. So there he was invading our Thanksgiving Day football games, and we know that in December there will be the Obama Christmas special with Oprah, but this week takes the prize. Obama has been fiddling for months while Afghanistan is burning, and when does he decide to announce his decision? Why, at the same time as the annual airing of the Charlie Brown Christmas Special. Is nothing sacred in this country anymore?
While the defeatist decision the president made is an important one, we’ve been waiting since September 1st for him to make it. Certainly, adjusting the time and date of the speech announcing our giving up the fight could have happened, oh, we don’t know… the day before.
Testing our resolve
Funny. When Bush left office, we were winning in Afghanistan and no one dared mess with the U.S. Now, the Taliban is ramping up attacks and everyone from the Chinese to Iran are testing the military bearing of the Wimp in Chief. The latest: