old world history
a: Taming afghanistan ~
b: the soloman islands conquering the USA
What: "the task of taming afghanistan is like the soloman islands invading and conquering the USA it will not happen ... if the might of the British empire and the USSR couldnt beat the afghans what possible hope do we have now? its a fools erand and we should cut our losses, nothing good will ever come out of this."
Date: Mar 12 2012 6:46 PM
METAMIA is a free database of analogy
and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search.
The subject matter can be anything.
Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged.
The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with
the stark literalism of a relational database.
Metamia is like a girdle for your muses,
a cognitive girdle.
Browse Analogies by Library of Congress Catagory: