Powerpoint is the enemy? maybe…

A PowerPoint diagram meant to portray the complexity of American strategy in Afghanistan certainly succeeded in that aim: “When we understand that slide, we’ll have won the war,” Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal – the leader of American and NATO forces in Afghanistan – remarked on presenting the diagram.

Read all about it in Elisabeth Bumiller’s article in the New York Times here.

I’d say that NATO is short of a [decent] planner or two?

[thanks to Louise Arnold for the pointer]


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