Speaking of Democrats, they've conversely had a bitter taste of the perils of investing their political fortunes in military failure. Their decision to throw in with the antiwar left has left them with nowhere to go now that the better news is rolling in. That much has been obvious by the speed with which they've been blowing through new political strategies--each one less convincing than the one before.When one includes MoveOn.org. and looks at the very apt comparisons being made between MoveOn's attacks and those of Sen McCarthy here, here and here, the left is starting to look desperate.
14 September 2007
Kim Strassel over at WSJ has a commentary subtitled Look Who Won Petraeus Week. Though I think her tone is a little overconfident (or maybe that is all in my head) She puts very well the problem faced by the Donkeys.