Following the September 11 attacks in 2001, the U.S. entered into a war with Afghanistan. The 16-year war, which has cost taxpayers over $1 trillion, seems to have no end in sight.
God damn it. Great cartoon, but damn it it's still relevant.— Nicholas Slayton (@NSlayton) August 22, 2017
20XX huh? Bold choice! That 0 may end up finally being the thing that dates this.— No Name (@ohheh) August 22, 2017
I think maybe putting in the "0" after the "2" might be optimistic...— Allison (@allisons) August 22, 2017
You can just fill in the country too, which has changed over the centuries, including the British Empire and Russia.— Tim Ward (@TimWardCam) August 22, 2017
it's a little different, now we're cool with the taliban— Patrick (@EmphasisSarcasm) August 22, 2017
We still want their opium and their rare earth minerals, so we keep going back. Lives for treasure...what a terrible trade.— Jonathan Labman (@JonathanLabman) August 23, 2017