During the 1980s the United States was supporting future terrorists against the Soviet Union in Afghanistan. We should have allowed the Soviets to win in Afghanistan. That way with the breakup of the Soviet Union Afghanistan might have become a democracy and the Soviets might have killed Osama bin Laden in their March to victory. Instead our fear mongering government was busy antagonizing the Soviets when working together may have solved a whole host of future problems. See what cooperation can bring?