"...where he contemplates effects, a source where he sees the rush of the inexhaustible river of life, of forms, of substances, absorbed for ever in the ocean, and renewed unceasingly from creation" -- ALPHONSE DE LAMARTINE
Friday, September 21, 2012
"PANETTA: US SURGE TROOPS OUT OF AFGHANISTAN"
Was overjoyed to see that headline. But turns out, it's not what I thought:
The number of U.S. forces there peaked at about 101,000 last year, and they have been coming out slowly over the past several months.