- Oct 31, 2010
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Compared to who? Who is there we need to pretend has higher moral ground? The UN? Latvia? Our own interests are what matters, not what some partisan press release writer at the NYT might say about it. And, we've been threatened repeatedly and attacked.RE: Israel and Iran on brink of war
⁜→ "Picaro," et al,
BLUF: The US does not have the moral high ground, the political capital or the monetary strength to act as the "World Police" anymore.
It's the only solution that will work with them, they're nutjobs, and like all Islamists any compromises are seen as evidence of weakness, not diplomacy, no different than Nazi Germany's views were, The Soviet Union's, Putin's, Mao's, or Xi's views. The stone age is where they will be happiest, back to bandit nomads killing each other over sheep and water holes, which is where Libya, Iraq, and Syria are heading.
While I'm sure that there are probably a significant number of people who agree