Half-Forgotten Actor/Politician Says Afghanistan War Is Lost

Created: November 19, 2009 13:18 | Last updated: July 31, 2020 00:00

That would be former Sen. Fred Thompson (R-Tenn.).

Via Ben Smith, Thompson says the problem with the Afghanistan war isn’t the seven years that the Bush administration presided over its deep and thorough decline, but the seven weeks that the Obama administration has taken to review how to reverse the Bush administration’s errors. It’s a mystery why that man’s presidential bid didn’t go anywhere.