Monthly Archives: February 2007

Blowing Out the Surge Protector

The Surge. It sounds so sexy. So overwhelming. So forceful. But, for an administration that ignored General Shinseki’s admonitions about troop requirements, it’s hard to figure what they figure will happen when they surge up to 50,000 troops into a war-torn, incessantly-bombed and now-failed state like Iraq. Or is it? Perhaps there is a logical answer…