I'm actually more spot on than you realize, regarding raygun/OB/AlQaeda/ISIS/XYZ.
I don't question your "facts".
I present the facts that Raygun, making backroom deals with Islamic factions in Afganistan, partly to fuck with the soviets, partly for money & power
The fact that the US has been meddling in and outright fucking over many of the countries of the middle east for generations
It takes time to make a fine wine.
Most people in the US have the attention span of goldfish.