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Is Hagel out of the Mainstream?

RyanM Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 2:27 PM
"Drop a few bombs on Tel Aviv just for kicks." That should have been done back in June, 1967. Wait a minute. If Israel starts another war via the false flag that results in US casualties this option becomes available again and should be exercised immediately.
"Chuck Hagel is out of the mainstream of thinking ... on most issues regarding foreign policy," says GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham. Neocon William Kristol concurs: Hagel is "out on the fringes."

But where, exactly, is the mainstream on foreign policy in 2013?

Since the Bush II years, "the three amigos" -- Sens. Graham, John McCain and Joe Lieberman -- have clamored for new wars.

"We are all Georgians now!" thundered McCain when Vladimir Putin was thrashing the Georgians for attacking South Ossetia.

"Bomb, bomb, bomb -- bomb, bomb Iran," trilled McCain in 2008 in parody of the Beach Boys' "Barbara Ann."...