This book wasn't on my reading list...hmmmmm
Published on June 22 2008
Barack Obama aide: Why Winnie the Pooh should shape US foreign policy
Richard Danzig, who served as Navy Secretary under President Clinton and is tipped to become National Security Adviser in an Obama White House, told a major foreign policy conference in Washington that the future of US strategy in the war on terrorism should follow a lesson from the pages of Winnie the Pooh, which can be shortened to: if it is causing you too much pain, try something else. Mr Danzig told the Centre for New American Security: “Winnie the Pooh seems to me to be a fundamental text on national security.”Why do I suddenly feel so much safer?