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One way the Pakistani government resembles the Bush administration

Both had senior officials who apparently outed a CIA officer. Meanwhile, the polo players of Lahore are doing their part for the less fortunate. I get the creepy feeling that America is becoming more and more like Pakistan. It reminds me of something I heard around 2003: You Americans think you are going to make ...

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Both had senior officials who apparently outed a CIA officer.

Both had senior officials who apparently outed a CIA officer.

Meanwhile, the polo players of Lahore are doing their part for the less fortunate. I get the creepy feeling that America is becoming more and more like Pakistan. It reminds me of something I heard around 2003:

You Americans think you are going to make the Middle East more like you … but I think we will make you more like us.”

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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