Yes, yes, yes

Duncan gets it exactly right:

All options are always theoretically on the table. The only reason to state that war is on the table is because you feel it's advantageous to make a threat.

We don’t hear leaders saying, “we hope to come to a trade agreement with El Salvador, but until we do all options are on the table,” because we’re not trying to threaten them with war. This week, at least.

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