America: The Strong Horse

The killing of Bin Laden does many things for America; one of the most obvious is that it restores our deterrent capability -- not with the remains of al Qaeda, but with other nefarious players, including and especially those in the Middle East who wish to do us harm. Osama Bin Laden once said that people will bet on the strong horse, not the weak horse. Today, the U.S. is the strong horse.