When Obama announced his plan for Afghanistan, I wasn't thrilled, but just hoped it would work. I think at this point, it's not. The trick is how to get out without looking like we're leaving with our tail between our legs and letting Afghanistan fall to the Taliban. I really think that the discovery of
If this "discovery" gives the US more freedom to get out of Afghanistan, I'm glad to see it. We're wasting billions of dollars, and the lives of thousands of bright young Americans in a war that looks increasingly hopeless. I really hope we're not on track to extend the July 2011 deadline for drawing down in Afghanistan.