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The problem with Somalia is that there is no government, just a big power vacuum. We can certainly not create a legitimate government for Somalia, they'll have to do that themselves, but we can protect ourselves from the worst Somali excesses. Like piracy. Until a Somali government exists which can do that for itself.

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.
by Starvid on Wed Oct 15th, 2008 at 05:28:16 PM EST
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