Rest assured that future desserts will undoubtedly be even more elaborate and expensive.
North Korea's 'Super-Mighty Pre-Emptive Strike' More Likely To Come From U.S. After Pence Leaves Region
The U.S. goal of a preemptive strike would be to prevent North Korea from launching attacks.
The Taliban now controls 15% more territory than it did in 2015.
Sometimes it's tough to pull lessons of any sort from our confusing world, but let me mention one obvious (if little noted) case where that couldn't be less true: the American military and its wars.
An American century of carnage and combat has yielded many lessons learned, but not, it seems, the most important one when it comes to military conflict.
After 15 years of grinding war with no obvious end in sight, pundit outrage may be misplaced. Focusing on Washington rather than on distant war zones, it becomes clear that the military establishment does indeed have a strategy, a highly successful one, which is to protect and enhance its own prosperity.