Exchange Of The Day: Abizaid Vs. Hillary

by John Hawkins | November 16, 2006 9:27 am

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) took exception with Abizaid’s talk of all the steps that the Iraqi government needs to take. “Hope is not a method,” she told him. “We’ve had testimony now for four years about what ‘must be done’ — and it doesn’t get done.”

(Gen. John P. Abizaid, chief of the U.S. Central Command) shot back: “I would also say that despair is not a method.” — The WAPO[1]

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