Originally Posted by chiefst2000
Hagel supported that war, he opposed the surge which was successful. As a bonus Hagel also opposed an ambassadorship for a fellow because he was to use Hagel's words "aggressively gay". Personally I've enjoyed watching Obama koolaid drinkers defend Hagel and dismiss his combination of incompetence as well as his anti-Jewish and anti-Gay rhetoric because Obama chose him. The complete hypocrisy is too juicy to ignore.
The surge was successful? Interesting......