“50 Years of War” by Center for American Progress
June 04, 2007, 1:00am

In 1964, when the Vietnam War “was only a small dark cloud on the very distant horizon,” President Lyndon Johnson privately told National Security Adviser McGeorge Bundy, “I just stayed awake last night thinking of this thing, and the more that I think of it, I don’t know what in the hell — it looks like to me that we’re getting into another Korea.

From the Center for American Progress