Now that Obama has gone back on his word and announced plans for “boots on the ground” in Syria, you would think leftist anti-war protesters would come crawling out of the woodwork, right? Where are they?
Some clever Twitter users made the same point quite well:
Breaking: 2007 War Protesters Reunite in Massive Protest Against President Sending US Combat Troops to Syria pic.twitter.com/nKtlrKq4nG
— David Burge (@iowahawkblog) October 30, 2015
— Gone Galting (@Major_Skidmark) October 30, 2015
Tens of thousands gathering on Mall to protest Not-War in Syria pic.twitter.com/XW4i0jNQya
— Ride It Down (@Beer__Wolf) October 30, 2015
It’s almost like the anti-war movement was really just an anti-Bush movement. Almost.