Washington Stumbles Amid Middle East Mess
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  • rheddles

    Perhaps we’re wrong and the Administration knows what it is doing, but there aren’t many signals we can see that give us much confidence.

    Why in the world, for the moment ignoring everything preceding this sentence, would you assume this administration ever knows what it is doing beyond running for office? Just look at Obamacare and its other signature accomplishments…I’m sure you can think of some. We are adrift and rudderless. When that happens to the US bad things happen to small countries.

  • Andrew Allison

    Washington Stumbles? How ’bout falls flat on its face? Name a single foreign, or for that matter domestic, policy success for this clueless so-called “Administration”.

  • Bruce

    Obama is pathetic, but even a competent administration wouldn’t be able to deal with the situation over there. Some things in life aren’t fixable. As Clint Eastwood said in one of the Dirty Harry movies, “A man has to know his limitations.”

    • Andrew Allison

      He also said, “Do you feel lucky?” It’s not rocket science. We have no business messing with the internal affairs of other countries, but if anybody attacks the US the response should be such as to strongly discourage anybody else from doing so.

      I am outraged at the waste, in lives and treasure, resulting from our utterly ineffectual national security efforts over the past 60 years.

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