Michael Totten

In the New York Daily News

The opinion page editor of the New York Daily News asked me to write an article for him and say whether I think the surge in Iraq is working or not. The truth is that it’s complicated, and I could easily write 10,000 words on the subject. But I was limited to 650 words because there is only so much space on his page. Ah, newspapers. The Internet has spoiled me.
So here’s the really really short version of what I think of the surge.