Barack Obama's Pyrrhic Victory

Excerpt: Twenty-two centuries ago, Pyrrhus, king of Ephesus, managed to win battles against the Roman army in 280 B.C. and again the following year, in 279 B.C. But in doing so, the fighting was so savage and his losses – even in victory – were so immerse, that he declared: "If I should overcome the Romans in another fight, I were undone."

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