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This is why I enjoy Thomas Friedman’s columns in the Times:

“It is impossible to exaggerate how broken this place is. You know what ground zero looks like, where the World Trade Center once stood? Well, probably half of Kabul looks the same way, thanks to 22 years of civil war. And the “good” half ? with its scant electricity, no phones, no mail, a 10 p.m. curfew and only a bare minimum of food ? looks like a caravan ghost town. We might as well be doing nation-building on the moon.”

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Written by srogers

July 2, 2011 at 2:02 am

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