August 29, 2014

Latest Big Lie: 'We Have No Strategy'

Michael Ledeen, PJ Media

The Associated Press

They DO have a strategy, but they prefer to appear indecisive.  That’s because the strategy would likely provoke even greater criticism than the false confession of endless dithering.

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TAGGED: Barack Obama, Syria, ISIS, Islamic State, Iran, Bashar Al-Assad


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