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Saturday, March 08, 2003  

Britain's role is crucial in next stage of war on terror - Iran
Why the UN resolutions and diplomatic messing around? xxxxx, this could answer your question asking why the US didn't act sooner. Appears to be a credible glimpse at the US plan, whether you think it is a good or bad plan is another thing. As Lou pointed out, conspicuous absence of any reference to Saudi Arabia.

Via Steven den Beste - SdB
This is the memorable 'mushroom' essay. As Lou pointed out, the WWII analogy breaks down pretty quickly but I think the key point, US has a high upper limit for pushing the "Go To War" button (Pearl Harbor/911), but is not real finicky about taking the resulting fight to enemies that were not directly responsible for the trigger event (Germany/Iraq).

posted by Calvin | 9:43 AM

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