Friday, May 21, 2004

Military Media

Yesterday's post, For the Media, Hopes of Another Tet Offensive In Iraq, discussed the similarities between the launch of the Tet Offensive in 1968 and the terrorists plans in Iraq. Mort Kondracke has written an article on that very subject this morning. It also discusses the fact that the War in Iraq can only be lost at home, by the statements and the actions of media elite and self loathing politicians. It is good follow up reading to yesterday's post:

Congress, Media Could Talk U.S. Into Iraq Defeat

Conveniently, H.D.S. Greenway provides a perfect example of the type pf journalism discussed in Mort Kondracke's column:
Down the Drain In Iraq