Steve Evil wrote:FrankChurch wrote:Hitchens has a great idea. The US should buy up all the poppies from Afghanistan, give the farmers the money, so they can transition to growing food crops instead. The poppies would be sold to Asia for pain drugs. Radical idea, but a good way to silence the Taliban without a shot.
Hey! That was MY idea. . .
Can't we just distribute the crop freely into the US -- after all, we paid for it?
"Poppies! That's it...poppies!!"