Not So Fast

We’ve been hearing breathless reports today about how new geological findings have shown, to the astonishment of all, that Afghanistan is sitting atop a dragon’s hoard of mineral resources, an immense and “game-changing” cache of hidden treasure.

As usual, there’s more to the story. Here.

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  1. JK says

    The New York Times would have done better if they’d asked the Chinese before going to print.

    http://www.rferl.org/content/article/1079190.html

    Or, they could’ve asked some other military spokesperson:

    http://www.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=view_all&address=389×5208288

    Posted June 14, 2010 at 9:34 pm | Permalink