So, Does this mean we are winning in Iraq, or losing in Afghanistan?
What is truly funny about this, is that the writer(s) of this headline article has apparently not noticed the comparative irony.
No, its a new "grim milestone". This is actually a great example of how the press views, and propagandises, the war.
No success is mentioned as, you know, an actual success, and every negative is played as hard as it can be played. To the point where it becomes quite obvious that they simply cannot be trusted as a source of information on this, and other subjects. And this is why they are dying (ht insty - read the insty articlet too!).
Luckily for us, there is Micheal Totten, Micheal Yon, and countless sources of real news, closer to the actual events, and with less of a hidden agenda.
Misreporting Method # 11 is the most obvious here.