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The Republican Obsession

Troglodite Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 6:21 PM
RM: Pretty much agreed. The pro-war gang here remind me of people who want to beat the puppy to a pulp for all the times he peed on the rug last month!

If last week's hearing for Chuck Hagel raised questions about his capacity to be secretary of defense, the show trial conducted by his inquisitors on the tribunal raised questions about the GOP.

Is the Republican Party, as currently constituted, even capable of conducting a foreign policy befitting a world power? Or has it learned nothing and forgotten nothing since George W. Bush went home and the nation rejected John McCain for Barack Obama?

Consider the great foreign issues on the front burner today.

Will the Japan-China clash over islets in the South China Sea, now involving warplanes and warships...