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Gulf War Quotations

According to U.S. strategy, if you never see the other, his destruction will be more acceptable … so that when Iraqi soldiers surrendered, sooner than expected, it was as if they emerged from a dream, a flash-back, a lost epoch — an epoch when the enemy still had a body and was still “like us.”

The Gulf War was like teenage sex. We got in too soon and out too soon.

We have proved we are not modern. We have proved we are not religious in the real sense of the word. We have proved that we cannot afford democracy.

If Kuwait grew carrots we wouldn’t give a damn.

Our leaders had the audacity to say the Gulf War made America feel good again. How morally corrupt are we that we need a war to feel good about ourselves?