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Obama appears to hunger for the Australia Zero Option

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When armed forces "pivot," it can mean a lot. "General Douglas MacArthur, the 'The Hero of Bataan,' has arrived in Australia. ... This is mighty interesting news to all of us," wrote war correspondent George H. Johnston in 1942. "It shows at least that this zone of defense is to be given its proper importance." The Australians got more than MacArthur. In the months ahead, the U.S. reinforced...

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