David Cameron’s defeat in the Commons delivered a second serious embarrassment to US-UK relations, with American officials already “livid” with the British, according to Western diplomatic sources at the United Nations. But the White House made clear they would not change course in light of the Commons vote. “The President believes that there are core interests at stake for the United States, and that countries who violate international norms regarding chemical weapons need to be held accountable,” said Caitlin Hayden, a spokesman for Mr Obama’s National Security Council. US officials also said they would not be constrained by the collapse
This action is being done without the American publics support. Just who appointed the Community Organizer as King. Since when does a President have the power to start wars and kill people without the approval of Congress. This isn´t going to end well.
Impeach him or feel the wrath of the voters. That goes for both parties.
Knowing Obama´s malignant hatred for Great Britain, and we all do know it, this looks suspiciously like a deliberate stick in the eye to GB; "We don´t need your opinion or your arms. Screw off. I´ll make MY own decisions."
Obama´s arrogance and incompetence are on display for the whole world to see. Unfortunately, this may have dire consequences for us all. Republicans should make some noise on this issue and a strongly worded letter is not sufficient. If only John Boehner had the chutzpah that Ol´ Nancy possessed. She was up in Bush´s face daily. Maybe it does take a woman to do a man´s job. (Kidding...settle down. It was a joke.).
Obama has been played for a chump by America´s allies. They´ve left him hanging. His big mouth is to blame. He best eat his big bowl of feces and back down. Muslims ain´t worth it anyway, and hey, Muslims killing Muslims, what´s not to like?
#7 -- I know you were half-way kidding, but ´Ol Nancy was able to get up in the president´s face daily because she had the weight of the MSM behind her. It´s always easy to be a bully when you have other bullies backing you up. The minute Boehner pulls a Nancy, he will be labeled an "angry white man" and "bully" by the MSM and turned into a villain.
And, I know he shouldn´t care, but in order to get things done, he has to care because he has to take a different tact b/c he always has to be aware of the damage the MSM will do, not to him personally, but the policies he´s trying to advocate.
There is a way out. Obama could launch a night time raid with an amphibious landing craft. The assault craft would be loaded with "sons that would look like him" fortified with "purple drank". They would be armed with cans of spray paint, and upon landing, they would paint very insulting things in Arabic all over the place. With dawn breaking, and their hoodies up, they could cruise back to the ship and leave.
Looks like Britain has wised up to Obama since the Libyan incursion. It´s about time. Why would France want to attack Syria? That would put them on the side of Al Qaeda, whom they have been fighting. What happened to Obama´s utopian dream of One World and always going through the UN? "Rules for thee and none for me".
Obama is guilty of a kind of chemical war on US citizens with his protection of GMO foods/Monsanto. So DC needs to be attacked as well.
Right #14. Any libs that bring up that crap need to be reminded that Clinton signed the Iraqi Liberation Act, which authorized military intervention in Iraq. It´s on youtube. The US was already preparing for the Iraq war before Bush became president. A military commander, who ran a radar site in Saudi Arabia in Gulf War/1991, living in Atlanta informed me in 2006. Always point out Saddam had chemical weapons he used on the Kurds, etc so why would anyone think he didn´t have chemical weapons? Nuts! The facts defy their position.
Well you have to figure that the British are doing something right if Obama and his handmaiden Kerry are discombobulated with them. Of course all that is countered by McCain and his handmaidens who are calling for a full scale military attack against Syria thus starting another war. Then on top of all that they are reporting that the big time British and US Generals are against any sort of a military attack on Syria. G.W. Bush is probably sitting someplace in Texas with a big smirk on his face.
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Ida Lou Pino, 8/30/2013 11:18:42 AM (No. 9498441)
Syria? Assad? The UN? NATO? British parliament? Al Qaeda? Hamas? Muslim brotherhood?
The lo-fos don´t know - - or care - - who or what any of those things are. The lo-fos just want their stuff - - and they want to stick it to The Man and/or The Establishment - - and they´re fully convinced that Zippy is the Santa Claus of their dreams.
Bottom line - - None of this will have any affect on Zippy´s standing with his lo-fo base - - no matter what happens.
Somebody should tell McCain that we will go to war as long as he and Graham are literally in the front of the pack. It is easy for him to rant about this sitting on his overpaid fanny in his Congressional office.
I would be really surprised if he goes this alone. Thugs always need a pack behind them for courage don´t they? There have been plenty of examples of this over the past couple of months.
" According to Politico sources, Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) pushed Obama adminstration officials "to take military action to punish Syrian President Bashar Assad in response to reports that he used chemical weapons in his nation’s ongoing civil war.". Now we haven´t heard from her in some time. Just what exactly are she and Obiewon cooking up ?. Because we all know whatever she concocts, it isn´t one bit good.
Having the British there during any attack is more psychological these days, then the actual utilization of British military power that really does not exist anymore, unless you count on the British sending both of their fighter-bombers or probably one submarine that is outfitted to shoot a few ship to shore missiles which really does not add much to the US capability to shoot 95 cruise missiles from each of five navy destroyers or maybe even another 350 such missiles from the one re-built USN former boomer submarine that may be on station someplace in the Mediterranean. Resulting in a first round strike of about 850 US missiles and maybe 12 British missiles, a total that does not even count USAF capabilities.
Before I was interrupted by my totally useless new HP POS laptop I was going to mumble something about Obama preparing a grand speech about refusing to provide military assistance in case the Brits need help in defending the Falklands after which he will be awarded his second Nobel Peace Prize.
Everyone is declaring David Cameron’s defeat in the Commons as a black eye for Cameron. It´s a black eye for 0mugabe [is that racist?]. I don´t know how our bond with Old Mother England will ever be repaired after what the Mulatto Marxist has done to it, beginning with the return of the Churchill bust.
After days if watching and watching and watching, and listening to the Talking Heads, the thing that jumped out to me this morning is an opinion by someone [I know not who] that the entire mess boils down to Sunnis vs. Shi´as --the two warring factions of Islam, and that the smart thing to do is to set back and let them have at it.
Given the fact that someday someone with danglies is going to have to straighten the mess out and make the entire region resemble Dresden in order to stop the march of Islam, letting them have at it is the right thing to do --in my opinion. Less work in the future.
This thing is not worth the risk of one American life, much less the loss of one American life.
John Effing Cary is droning on and on right now, talking about decency, decency, decency. Being a Leftist, he would know a lot about decency, huh?
America has become such a joke. The world laughs at us. A skinny little blow bag as president named Barack Hussein Obama. That in its self is comical, eh Saddam Hussein. Cry baby as Speaker of the House, Al Sharpton, Hillary Clinton (a nasty slimy smelly thing), Jesse Jackson, and a nation of illegal immigrants............so funny. What a chump nation. What a classless joke. And a bunch of wimpy cowards in the Republican Congress and Senate.
The Brits and most of the world got Obie´s number now. He ain´t fooling nobody, but the msm, maybe. Obie is in a big time jam this time. Only the pubbies could save Obie´s bacon this time with a screwup of their own.
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