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Who’s a Friend?

It’s quite amazing to watch the suicidal Democratic Party in action.  Day after day, they manage to come up with the most destructive initiatives, at the same time they are quite unable to deal with the serious matters that one would think were the first order of business for Congress.  They can’t go one way or the other on the war, since they want so desperately to have us lose it and are in a state of considerable confusion over the flow of news that shows we’re winning.  Hillary comes up with one dumb idea almost daily, designed to help The Children but actually pauperizing the rest of us.  And then she brags that we can’t possibly afford all her great ideas.  Roger that.

Unable to deal with serious questions, they unload on the weak and the distant.  First, led by that great buffoon Joe Biden, they decide to declare their desire for the partition of Iraq, thereby delivering a mouthful of spittle into the face of our ally.  Then, looking about desperately for some other Middle Eastern ally to insult, they find the Turks, and SPLAT-O!  They denounce the whole country for the massacre of Armenians a hundred years ago.  Another triumph of statecraft over the idiocies of Cowboy W.  There’s one other democracy in the region that needs a few insults, and that would be Israel.  Hang on, there’s still a working day in Washington this week…

And these guys want the White House?  On the grounds that they will have happier relations with the world at large?  Bwaaaaahahaha. 

Michael LedeenMichael Ledeen is an American historian, philosopher, foreign-policy analyst, and writer. He is a former consultant to the National Security Council, the Department of State, and the Department of Defense. ...

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