Ed Driscoll

MacArthur Defeats Truman: The Real McChrystal Message

In the American Spectator, Jeffrey Lord writes:

Yesterday, Barack Obama fired General Stanley McChrystal. Obama acolytes will hail him as another Harry Truman. Forgetting one very, very important political point at Obama’s peril. For decades to come after that fateful day in April of 1951, as winning and losing candidates came and went, there was always one very significant constant in the political results.

MacArthur always defeated Truman.

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