Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Obama's Kryptonite

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The chink in his armour has arrived... it's name is Pakistan.

Bloggers weigh in, one by one - Daniel Larison: The Obama Way: Lob Missiles At Mountainous Parts Of Asia, Hope For The Best

Rick Moran: If anything proves this guy is not ready to be president - ever - it’s the idea that we’d invade Pakistan without the permission of the Pakistani government... Ken Prescott: Obama's strategy:

1. Dialogue with our sworn enemies
2. Declare war on our allies and coalition partners

Hmm. Now, I have not attended the Naval War College, the Army War College, the Air Force Air Warfare College, or the Marine Corps Amphibious Warfare School, so I'm just a layman . . . but the above does not look like a winning strategy.

Clayton Cramer: “The major selling point that Obama has to the billionaires is that he opposed the Iraq War. I think he just threw away that advantage.”

Sen. Obama shocks the nation

Obama is basically recommending the same actions that GWB has been following for years … he’s just changing the names of the countries involved … sounds pretty wishy-washy to me … can’t even come up with an original approach!

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