You Can Say Those Words On the Internet

The late George Carlin on the first Gulf War, discusses how American foreign policy is often described in the sexual terminology of thirteen-year-olds with terms like “pulling out” and “going all the way.” He ends with the admonition:

If you want to know what happened in the Persian Gulf, just remember the names of the two “men” who were running that war: Dick Cheney and Colin Powell.