Sent this to Michelle Malkin and posted it on LGF.
This is a time for all of us to take a deep breath and see what we can salvage from the wreckage for the good of our nation and our civilization. I disagreed with some of his policies, because I suspected that the most sophisticated long term approach would not sustain the fickle support needed in a democracy. The cruder more boots and firepower approach would have kept our civilians rallied and overawed the enemy. Nevertheless, any wedge that gives the enemy hope that we are abandoning the struggle and empowering the old Bush 41 crowd at CIA that have undermined 43 is a major loss.