Wednesday, April 09, 2008

Ah, those elusive corners

For years now we have heard that we were either about to turn the corner in Iraq or that we were turning a corner in Iraq. That meme has been part of the steady diet fed to the American public.

This is what Gen. Petraeus had to say about this yesterday.

And so we continue to pursue futility.

h/t to Blue Texan at Firedoglake.
--the BB


Diane said...

he really said that?

Paul said...

Yes, Diane. It was one of the most honest moments since the invasion and occupation began.