So . . . if Obama keeps his Afghanistan leader on board, he'll be following the lead of the Pirates?
She notes the Atlantic made the same comparison. Here's magazine staff editor Chris Good:
A minor parallel today between the worlds of politics and sports: Gen. Stanley McChrystal commits the PR blunder of the year and is on his way to the White House to explain criticisms of the administration and the president he made in a Rolling Stone profile, his future as commander of the U.S. war effort in doubt ... only four days after the Pittsburgh Pirates fired a racing pierogi for making disparaging remarks about the team.