Top U.S. Commander for Afghan War: More Forces or ‘Mission Failure’

From Cryptogon.com:

Failure? Someone wound up with a whole lot of opium and heroin, and a bunch of corporations made a killing from a gusher of absurd and lucrative contracts.

That sounds more like just another day at the office than failure to me—considering the criminal organizations involved and their blood soaked gravy train.

Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s shakedown reminds me of a classic bit of black comedy from my IT days, when “consultants” would show up to my festering tumor workplace du jour bearing, “innovate solutions”:

Consulting

I used to think, “How come these bozos are so happy when this big top is weeks—or even days—away from total failure?”

Read the rest:

http://cryptogon.com/?p=11134

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