Imagine that President Bush decided to indefinitely delay the release of the final Harry Potter book.
There would be furious public protest that wouldn't stop. It would be the top story day after day after day, and the pundits would be scratching their heads about why the President of the United States would do something so pointless and so frustrating to the American people.
Imagine that President Bush decided to indefinitely delay the return of our troops.
-- Vast Left via The Uncredible Hallq.