Charles Krauthammer, Prophet
A Foreign Policy end-of-the-year list recovers this embarrassing Sept. 27 prediction from Charles Krauthammer, one that I missed when rounding up the conservative/Republican messaging on Afghanistan.
Chris Wallace: “Best guess: Will the president end up giving McChrystal the troops he wants, or will he change the war strategy?**“
*Charles Krauthammer: *“I think he doesn‘t and McChrystal resigns.
Krauthammer’s steady criticism of Obama has led to a couple of stumbles like that, but none that have dimmed his influence.*