We can’t replace a short-term threat with a long-term existential one.
‘There’s a financial agenda attached to it’
‘All we need to do is bomb Oman, and I get a free falafel!’
He wants to help Democrats win their November midterms
The attacks shows U.S. willingness to contain and cripple ISIS
We shouldn’t be afraid to use force, but we must exercise caution when arming third-world insurgencies.
180-proof Islam straight from the desert
A strong majority of Democrats support airstrikes to stop ISIS.
Maybe next week, says White House spokesman
It isn’t what the president says
Syrian confrontation requires an army, ‘and the FSA isn’t an army’
To strike a death blow, American troops on the ground may be necessary.
Syria, Iraq and Fantasy Land
Obama balance the risk of inaction vs. a progressive revolt
‘If he thinks Yemen and Somalia are comparable to ISIS, he’s living on the moon’
Obama will talk about his war plans on Wednesday
‘A major varsity team’