more on yellow elephants:
A hallmark of this war turned occupation is the lack of real support and sacrifice from the general public. Particularly interesting is the reluctance of able bodied supporters to actually enlist – like Mr Cheney during the Vietnam war, they all seem to have other priorities.
One wonders if there will be a greater need for volunteers if the birthing pains Dr Rice describes turn into something other than sweets and roses. In any event Operation Yellow Elephant identifies the chicken hawk set mostly among college Republicans, The tactics are a bit rough, but the hypocrisy of these conservative elites is deep.
hypocricy is deep…. deeper than their will to fight for sure.