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On The Brink

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"On The Brink"

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General Petraeus just said that Iraq was “on the brink of civil war” eighteen months ago, from which brink it’s now been brought back. Now it seems to me that if we’d had a large pitched battle in Chicago or Los Angeles a couple of weeks ago, we would say that the United States was currently in a state of civil war.

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