The Only Correct Military Move for Iraq

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June 24, 2014, 4:59 a.m.

There’s not much the United States can do to solve the sec­tari­an con­flict in Ir­aq. But Pres­id­ent Obama’s an­nounce­ment that a few hun­dred mil­it­ary ad­visers will be sent to com­bat IS­IS forces might just be a win­ning strategy. Ac­cord­ing to late-night host Jon Stew­art, 300 is the per­fect num­ber.  

Plus: Obama wants his daugh­ters to work min­im­um wage jobs, Ir­aq’s mil­it­ary spokes­per­son cuts a sad fig­ure, and nobody knows who Kev­in Mc­Carthy is. It’s a good thing Dav­id Let­ter­man has some in­form­a­tion about the House Re­pub­lic­ans’ new ma­jor­ity lead­er


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