Saturday, May 12, 2007
The Surge is . . . well . . .
NBC led their newscast Friday night with a story titled “Frank Assessment.” Brian Williams led into the report saying it was “…a difficult message tonight for a lot of Americans to hear at this juncture in the war…”
Reporter Jim Miklaszewski narrated the segment about the violence:
“It was an unusually tough and candid assessment from a top
This is really bad news they’re telling here. Non-stop violence has led to the troop surge. But the surge is simply met with more violence. No matter what is done, all that happens is violence, violence, violence. Brian is right; it’s hard to hear this….that Harry Reid was right…the war is lost. This last chance was it. After this new strategy it’s all over.
The story goes on…
“Ironically, the recent surge into
Whoa, whoa, whoa! Time out!
What was that? That little ditty they tried to slip by? The surge is forcing terrorists and insurgents out of
Unless…good news in
But then I guess it would be harder to focus on the real story, that the Bush/Petraeus strategy is working. Because Brian Williams is right. That would be “a difficult message tonight for a lot of Americans to hear at this juncture in the war.”
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