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Mike Luckovich

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  1. tom

    tom GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    Cut and run is not fixing.

  2. jaxcat

    jaxcat GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    @tom,

    nor is deceive, invade and celebrate.

  3. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, 10 months ago

    @jaxcat

    The so called “Cut and run” was set up between the Bush administration and the then Iraqi government. And the current administration was just following through on that. The Iraqi government wanted us out of their country, and so we went, and now they will have to fight their own battles, so be it!

    Heck, if president Obama had not followed through, then the people complaining now about :Cut and run" would have been vociferously complaining about his having our ground troops stay. You could not give me his job for any amount of power and money!!!

  4. SuperMax52

    SuperMax52 said, 10 months ago

    Obama’s fault. Pulled out too soon and left a vacuum.

  5. emptc12

    emptc12 said, 10 months ago

    I’ve brought this up before, and this cartoon prompts me to bring it up again:
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    “National Lampoon” once printed an illustrated commentary, “If World War II Had Been Fought Like Vietnam.” Somebody should update it to, “If World War II Had Been Fought Like the Afghanistan-Iraq War.” World War Two gave us top-dog status, and the Afghan-Iraq War has greatly helped to take it away. Somewhere in Hades, bin Laden must feel an occasional cool drop of triumph from that.
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    http://www.arrse.co.uk/community/threads/if-world-war-ii-had-been-fought-like-vietnam.199308/

  6. PianoGuy24

    PianoGuy24 GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    Obama fixes by throwing gas on the fire.

  7. Christopher Shea

    Christopher Shea said, 10 months ago

    @Robert Landers

    The Iraqi government was willing to let US troops stay in the country … as long as they were subject to Iraqi law and could be tried in Iraqi courts. Can you IMAGINE the howl the right wing would have put up if Obama had accepted that deal?

  8. mikefive

    mikefive said, 10 months ago

    @Christopher Shea

    “Can you IMAGINE the howl the right wing would have put up if Obama had accepted that deal?”

    Mr. Obama had no say in the deal. It was made before he took office.

  9. echoraven

    echoraven said, 10 months ago

    @opednance

    Saddam was an active sponsor of terrorism, but the country was relatively stable under his regime. Just weird.

  10. PianoGuy24

    PianoGuy24 GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    @lookinside

    Oh! Funny! Bwahhhaahaa ha haaa! You said “Faux” instead of Fox. How brilliant! Did you think of that all by your lonesome?
    If it wasn’t for Fox there’d be a LOT of things that the public wouldn’t know about it’s Government by way of the media. And that’s just the way Libs would’ve liked it. Libs loved it so much better when they had TOTAL control of the media and could keep more of the people low-information. THAT’S why you hate Fox, Looky…

  11. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, 10 months ago

    “It would’ve been better if we’d stayed! Then they’d still be killing us, instead of each other!”

    I’m noticing that so many of the people advocating for permanent occupation have zero risk of them or theirs being in those “boots on the ground”.

  12. Beau Nobo

    Beau Nobo said, 10 months ago

    bush broke it, obama bought it

  13. AgentSmith101

    AgentSmith101 said, 10 months ago

    It’s all in the ears people. All in the ears.

  14. TripleAxel

    TripleAxel said, 10 months ago

    President Obama didn’t think that Iraq was broken in 2011 when he claimed credit for the condition of Iraq. Neither did Vice President Biden, who predicted President Obama would be able to point to Iraq’s stable government as one of his greatest accomplishments.
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    Now that things have deteriorated, and Iraqis are being slaughtered by a group that President Obama dismissed as the “Jayvee team,” Mr. Luckovich needs to ignore the condition of Iraq as President Obama received it so that he can shift the blame onto President Bush. Sadly, this is the kind of dishonest argumentation I am beginning to expect from Mr. Luckovich.

  15. sw10mm

    sw10mm said, 10 months ago

    “I promised to end the war in Iraq, and I did.”
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    “You know what I just find interesting is the degree to which this issue keeps coming up, as if this was my decision.”

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