Date registered: Apr 2004
Location: The BlueGrass State
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Well, we propped him up for several years in order to have a flyover zone for A'stan and because we really REALLY didn't want to see if he was crazy enough to use his nukes if we decided that he too was part of that annoying axis of evil [and the only one with real juice AND OBL's hidey hole].
Should be interesting to see how Cowboy diplomacy works with any new power shifts that lean more fundamental. The Taliban in Pakistan are stronger than those in Afghanistan.
Being smart is knowing the difference, in a sticky situation between a well delivered anecdote and a well delivered antidote - bear.