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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I'm not endorsing Presidential policy toward Iraq or India/Pakistan (hey -- IPak!) at this point, but I think the reason is this: India/Pakistan have their weapons pointed at each other. Iraq would likely point their weapons at the U.S. The traditional vague opinion of the U.S. public on this is "We don't fight other people's wars; we're not the world's peacekeeping force; we defend ourselves heavily, etc., etc." Hopefully that's both a useful and correct assessment.

    Of course, we are apparently having

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    • India/Pakistan have their weapons pointed at each other. Iraq would likely point their weapons at the U.S.

      Pakistan is one quick coup away from pointing missiles at anyone and everyone. The place is seriously like Iran just before the Loonie Moslem Revolution -- even down to having a uniformed autocratic dictator shakily propped up by the US, but rabidly opposed by seething religious madmen in his populace.