11 September, 2014
- Donald Rumsfeld, 7 Feb, 2003
- Dick Cheney, 16 March, 2003
" I think they're in the last throes, if you will, of the insurgency."
- Dick Cheney, 20 June, 2005
- Barack Obama, 1 August, 2008
"These American forces will not have a combat mission — we will not get dragged into another ground war in Iraq.
- Barack Obama, 10 September, 2014
"The enemy have CNN just like we do."
- Falsely attributed to Colin Powell. Although, he did say this:
"No battle plan survives contact with the enemy."
It seems like the second consecutive administration is about to ignore his advice.