You can go back 500 years. You cannot find a more audacious plan. Never knowing for certain. We never had more than a 48 percent probability that he was there.
As Ed Morrissey notes, when you can’t get the Huffington Post to sign off on a stupid thing that a Democratic official says, you have gotten far out in the weeds indeed. I’d also like to add that the Vice President’s words attempt to diminish and dishonor the memory of the men who fought at Inchon; and I note that battle in particular because my own father (who was a good Democrat and Obama supporter, by the way) was one of those men*.
Moe Lane*There were some aspects of the Korean War that my dad would talk about. This wasn’t particularly one of them, so I don’t know any more details than the bare bones that he was there; and that if he had to do it all over again he never would have taken the damned map-reading class that apparently put him there.