In response to:

The Truth Behind the New Islamic Flashpoints

tiemyshoo Wrote: Sep 18, 2012 11:14 AM
The Obama administration has been clear. They plan to "talk". It hasn't worked but to say they have no plan is not accurate. They have an unworkable plan. The Ron Paul types would like us to pull out. You addressed that very well. If talking and running are not acceptable, what is? Bush had us take the war to a place where we had the advantage - Iraq. The radicals were drawn like a moth to a flame. The plan was not sustainable due to media pressure and war fatigue but it had some success. If I understand the situation middle east types respect power. They will side with the strong horse. So if I may, what you are really saying is that there is no easy solution and in fact there is no permanent solution. Agreed.

The CIA claims that it never saw the storm coming, but Canadian intelligence sure did.

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird landed in Vladivostok, Russia, earlier this month for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit and had barely stepped off the plane when he announced that Canada would be pulling its diplomats out of Iran and closing its embassy while kicking all Iranian diplomats out of Canada.

At the time, some thought that maybe the minister had a few too many mini vodkas on the ride over. Several days later, when protests and embassy attacks erupted in Islamic nations, and the...