It's a stupid and counterproductive thing to do, the fact that Petraeus was receiving the information from sources in Afghanistan and Indonesia, indicates that much like those additional Mohammed cartoons, that Abu Laban circulated around the Middle East, they
might be spiking the message with some extra oomph
Yes, because it is Iraq, that is forcing the Congress not to submit a budget this year, please give me a break. The Phillipine War that grew
out from the Spanish American war, but soon took on a life of it's own, complete with the first real anti Imperialist movement, which Carnegie
was a part of, is a better parallel.