Reply To: ISIS, the U.S., and Putin


For every overseas situation you call egregious, I can point to three others. It never ends.

Your question reminds me of President George H. W. Bush, who, when asked why he was dispatching soldiers and Marines to Somalia, said (I paraphrase), “I saw starving children on CNN, and I thought, ‘I have an army. I can stop this.'”

Have you ever seen “Black Hawk Down?”