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Keep Your Friends Close and Your Competition Closer

100630bokloresObama’s¬†Petraeus pick for Afghanistan is popular. Tunku Varadarajan thinks it was a masterstroke which will keep the general out of the 2012 presidential race.

Change of Command


Well, here’s a story in the UK Telegraph that says Petraeus will review the doctrine of courageous restraint.


100617bokloresTurns out Afghanistan is the lithium capital of the world. ¬†Lithium is used for batteries and treatment of mental illness. I think General Petaeus’ battery ran down.