21 March 2021 — Edward Curtin
The Incompetent, Negligent, Mishandling, Miscalculating Elite Blunderers
You’ve heard of them, no doubt, the U.S. rulers who can’t rule too well and are always getting surprised by events or fed bad advice by their underlings. Their “mistakes” are always well intentioned. They stumble into wars through faulty intelligence. They drop the ball because of bureaucratic mix-ups.