If we have learned anything in the last 25 years -- from Beirut, to Somalia, to the USS Cole -- it is that terrorist attacks are not caused by the projection of force; they are invited by the perception of weakness.
And this nation made a decision: We will never go back to the false comforts of the world before September 11th, 2001. We will engage these enemies with the goal of victory. And with the American military in the fight, that victory is certain.
ONLY IF THAT MILITARY IS UNDER THE COMMAND OF A PRESIDENT WHO ISN'T GOING TO COW-TOW TO EUROWEENIES, APPEASERS, NAYSAYERS, DEFEATISTS, DOVES OR THE LEFT.
In other words, as long as the White House is occupied by a Republican. (EXCEPTIONS: Lieberman.)