Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Is the U.S. Conducting a Premature Escalation?

With all the talk of augmentation, it appears the military boys got excited. The British and Danes surprised all by deciding to pull out, at least halfway. Meanwhile George Bush is visibly engorged over the declining conditions in Iraq, having begun a planned entry of over 21,000 fighters. Rather than one big spurt, the soldiers will dribble their way into the country, specifically Baghdad.

What happens if after the big surge, conditions remain infertile for democracy? As Senator John McCain just spoke in South Carolina on the topic, we might consider his advice and use abstinence…

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