“It’ll be different this time!”
I wonder who Trump is going to blame for him being unable to “win” in Afghanistan? The generals he won’t listen to or the advisors he ignores?
He knows more than the generals… glub glub
Neck deep in the big muddy and don’t forget the Soviets and the British Empire twice a desert for armies I think someone called it. We’re there and continue to stay there to keep an eye on the vast resources nearby
Trouble with this ‘toon is, those are the bodies and bones our troops, not the stinkin’ pols that send them there!
Well, he does have that hard golf course to salve his heel spurs and that sore tweet finger. It’s soooo hard!
We have been in Afghanistan in one way (CIA) or another (DOD) continuously since 1979. Seems like we’ll be there a whole lot longer.
The Graveyard of Empires claims another one.
There is a reason that Afghanistan is known as “the graveyard of empires”.
Russia, Brits, Mongol hordes, lots of lessons ignored, but Bush/Cheney started this round of idiocy.
no to mention the Russians… the Brits… etc. etc.
Truly the Graveyard of Empires.
Metaphorically, Donnie has an advantage over the Shrub and Obama – fat floats!
Stuart Carlson and Jerry Resler
April 12, 2017
May 28, 2018