AP Headline: “Obama Says He Will Not Rush Afghanistan Decision”…You Don’t Say

From the AP:

Despite Republican pressure to act quickly, President Barack Obama says he won’t rush his decision about whether to send more troops to Afghanistan where 14 Americans died in the deadliest day for U.S. forces in more than four years.

“While I will never hesitate to use force to protect the American people or our vital interests, I also promise you this—and this is very important as we consider our next steps in Afghanistan: I will never rush the solemn decision of sending you into harm’s way,” Obama said Monday during a visit to Naval Air Station Jacksonville.  “I won’t risk your lives unless it is absolutely necessary.”…

Unless of course you are already a soldier in Afghanistan, in which case you are screwed.  The following art from The People’s Cube says it all…

afghan waffling

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