A tragic, senseless drone killing should mark the end of America’s 9/11 era | Opinion

To be clear, Biden’s “we will hunt you down” bluster, and the wrongheaded, deadly responses that seem to flow from that, is nothing new, and in fact predates 9/11. Richard Nixon knew the Vietnam War was unwinnable yet feared an abrupt ending would make America look weak, so 20,000 more U.S. troops and countless innocent Vietnamese died on his watch. Both Gerald Ford and Ronald Reagan responded to humiliation and loss — the 1975 fall of Saigon and the 1983 Beirut barracks bombing...