It calls into question the rest of his views.
These are small, long wars. They are not Vietnam. They are not World War II.
Paul talks about them as if they were the apocalypse. Watching him, surrounded by people who agreed with him this morning on the revolting Morning Joe, he spoke with the certainty of an old Soviet dupe. And of course they had Pat Buchanan on to assure everyone that Paul was right. Then the luminaries Arianna Huffington and Tina Brown chimed in, etc. etc.
Like I said: two small, long wars. Not WWII.