Is it time for the helicopter lifting off the roof of the American embassy in Baghdad? It feels that way to Jay and me, and we mourn together the terrible consequences of Obama’s passive aggressive foreign policy. He’s passive toward our adversaries, and aggressive toward his critics. He never learns. Unlike Jimmy Carter, his fatuous complacency cannot be pierced by reality. We analyze the folly of attempting to avoid mistakes by doing nothing.
Then, to lighten the mood, the always lively and perspicacious Jennifer Rubin joins us to chew over two surprises: Eric Cantor’s defeat and Hillary Clinton’s bone-headed gaffes. Join us.