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The Ditherer

Just now reading the preface to David Sanger’s new book The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power – and his frankly scathing (appropriately so IMHO) commentary about how George W. Bush wasn’t the decider, he was “the ditherer“.

Sanger writes:

Instead, we pursued a path that has left us less admired…, less feared…, and less capable…

Sanger concludes his preface by saying that we Americans need to go back to that special mixture of ingenuity, sacrifice, and risk-taking to turn things around.

I think we left it right over here…

David Sanger was on Charlie Rose earlier this week – in two parts.

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