President Obama - Politics Trump Victory in Afghanistan
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In the Crosshairs- Obama's Wars

Bob Woodward's new book "Obama's Wars" is out. It has all the usual ridiculously detailed accounts that are close to stalking. The usual backbiting and stabbing abound, but the biggest (non) revelation is that Obama's decisions about the wars were made with politics more important than victory.

I seem to remember delivering the President a stern talking to on that topic not long after he took office. Seems my fears were well-founded. (approx. 2 swear words per)