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Who's a Coward?

Nik L Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 7:25 AM
Laughable. BHO is looking in a mirror (and not at a photo of Netanyahu). I’m reminded of an email I received with the juxtaposition of two photos of both men when in their teens. A young BHO was dressed in what appeared to be a student’s dishdasha and kufi; whereas a comparably young Netanyahu was dressed in paratrooper’s combat gear, complete with submachine gun. And a compromise should not be a goal in itself; it can be a means to achieve a goal.

Who said this about a world leader: He's a "political coward -- an essentially unchallenged leader who nevertheless is unwilling to lead or spend political capital to advance the cause of compromise"? Was it perhaps John Boehner describing Barack Obama? No, though the shoe would certainly fit. It was Barack Obama describing Binyamin Netanyahu.

This insight into Obama's views comes from an interview with the Atlantic Magazine's Jeffrey Goldberg. Let's pause for second to consider the gall. Mr. Obama knows full well that the United States confronts an unavoidable debt crisis if our government does not reform entitlements. Rather than lead,...