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Our Michael Corleone Foreign Policy

isoidiots Wrote: Sep 14, 2012 9:00 PM
...US clients like Mubarak of Egypt. Yet Mona Charen wants American boots on the ground to stop such uprising. As for Iran, It would be crazy to attack her. The Iranians will not be a cake walk. The Iranians have the ability to close down the Strait of Hormuz and attack American forces on a scale that makes Iraq and Afghanistan look like child’s play. Large scale military invasions of Iraq and Afghanistan by the Bush-Cheney cabal have meet with failure. They have been too prolonged, costly, and wasteful of lives and treasury. Obama is now following a different script that is less costly. Iso
In the Godfather Part II, Al Pacino, as Michael Corleone, says

"My father taught me many things in this room. One of them was 'Keep your friends close … and your enemies closer.'"

Which I was thinking about yesterday when I Tweeted (you can follow me @richgalen)

So, Obama speaks with [Egyptian President Mohammad] Morsi (who is NOT an ally) but snubs [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu (who IS an ally).

Yesterday afternoon the Associated Press thought there was so much anti-American activity in the Middle East that they...