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Wednesday, April 28, 2010

The Puzzling Afghanistan PowerPoint Presentation

We've all seen confusing powerPoints but this one takes the cake...
its coloured charts, graphs and bullet-points are supposed to make the most incomprehensible data crystal clear....But even the sharpest military minds in American were left baffled by this PowerPoint slide, a mind-boggling attempt to explain the situation in Afghanistan. ...'When we understand that slide, we'll have won the war,' General Stanley McChrystal, the US and NATO force commander, remarked wryly when confronted by the sprawling spaghetti diagram in a briefing
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