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The same old mistake


For many years, while we were engaged in Iraq, many of us knew that at some point we would leave with our tails between our legs, going back home to a country weary of war. Last week the final speeches were made and our flag was lowered. The ceremony had to be held behind blast walls because it’s not safe to do it in public. The convoys which left for Kuwait looked over their shoulders all the way to the border. It’s not safe to let your guard down. Iraq is still a powder keg.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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