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Stop With the Jew-Ranking Already!
May 22, 2013 | 120 CommentsThe Jerusalem Post has just published its annual ranking of the world’s 50 most influential Jews, and I’m sorry but also somewhat relieved to report that I don’t appear on it this year.
Wanted: Syrian Rebels. No Cannibals Need Apply.
May 17, 2013 | 52 CommentsWhen God wants to dampen the enthusiasm of interventionists, he sends in the cannibals.This is the best explanation I can come up with to help me understand the events in Syria over the past week or two.
Susan Rice Isn’t at Fault in Benghazi Attacks
May 15, 2013 | 249 CommentsSo it turns out that Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and, before a group of leading Senate Republicans decided that she was evil incarnate, a top contender to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, had nothing to do with formulating the White House’s response to the fatal attacks last year at the American diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Obama’s Biggest Mistakes in Syria
May 13, 2013 | 114 CommentsSyria’s dictator, Bashar al-Assad, isn’t the only leader who is crossing “red lines” these days. U.S. President Barack Obama has also crossed a few. Here are three of them:
How Many More ‘Red Lines’ Must Syria Cross?
May 09, 2013 | No commentsSo many red lines, so little time.