Monday, December 07, 2009

Quote of the Day

It is always a bad thing when political matters are allowed to affect . . . the planning of operations.
Field Marshal Erwin Rommel - 1943 C.E

The only way I know this is that David Weber uses this quote in The Shadow of Saganami (The Saganami Island) [Oops... not Shadow of S., but Field of Dishonor (Honor Harrington) - not sure how I messed that up!]

Rommel was speaking from the perspective of one who lost a war.

Is this is what is happening in Afghanistan?

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