WFB agrees with Dave in Texas June 4, 2007Posted by daveintexas in Current Events, History.
And he asks the $64,000 question (adjusted for inflation),
The question immediately posed is: Do we feel responsibility for what happens in the period ahead? The Iraqi government resembles the government of South Vietnam in 1973-4 in that Baghdad is fighting, as Saigon fought, for a political system free of overweening foreign elements. But Saigon could not hold out in the long run without U.S. military support, and neither can Baghdad.
He makes the point about the future and whether we take our obligation seriously. I pointed how the North Vietnamese were willing to wait us out.
Heck I didn’t even know Buckley read my blog.
He probably delegates it to some staffer.