ACCUMULATING PERIPHERALS


Friends like these by mattsteinglass
September 2, 2010, 10:04 pm
Filed under: Iraq, Liberalism

George Packer is a brilliant writer, an admirable human being, and a man who invested immense time and effort in truly understanding one of the most important events of our generation, the war in Iraq. To use a word out of a different era: the guy’s a humanitarian.

But his response to Obama’s speech on the withdrawal makes it seem like he doesn’t understand what a president is.

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Can you post something else to avoid seeming like your blog is all anti-Packer, all the time whenever I check it?

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