US found the cause of its failure in Afghanistan. Believe or not, it is happend to be a… PowerPoint. PowerPoint? well, yes. here is the story:
A PowerPoint diagram meant to portray the complexity of American strategy in Afghanistan certainly succeeded in that aim, says New York Times.
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Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, the leader of American and NATO forces in Afghanistan, was shown a PowerPoint slide in Kabul last summer that was meant to portray the complexity of American military strategy, but looked more like a bowl of spaghetti. “When we understand that slide, we’ll have won the war,” General McChrystal dryly remarked, one of his advisers recalled, as the room erupted in laughter.