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Old 09-10-2019, 05:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Lamoral View Post
He knows goddamn good and well that George W. Bush's legacy was utterly ruined by his war - indeed, he campaigned on it himself. And while he may SAY that he could fight a war better than his predecessors, there is no way in hell that he's going to try, because he knows the consequences of failure would be too damaging to his own ego.
That is another good point. Trump campaigned on isolationism, so a desire to avoid wars is consistent with that philosophy.