5/6/11, "Mark Steyn: Why Pakistan knew it could hide Osama," Orange County Register, Mark Steyn
"In the fall of 2001, discussing the collapse of the Taliban, Thomas Friedman, the in-house thinker at The New York Times, offered this bit of cartoon analysis:
"For all the talk about the vaunted Afghan fighters, this was a war between the Jetsons and the Flintstones – and the Jetsons won and the Flintstones know it."But they didn't, did they? The Flintstones retreated to their caves, bided their time,
- and a decade later
- the Jetsons are desperate to negotiate their way out."...
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