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Why Kerry Is Scary
New York Times, by Thomas L. Friedman

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Posted By:garnet, 1/30/2014 8:20:28 AM

TEL AVIV — It is pretty clear now that Secretary of State John Kerry will either be Israel’s diplomatic salvation or the most dangerous diplomatic fanatic Israel has ever encountered. But there isn’t much room anymore for anything in between. This is one of those rare pay-per-view foreign policy moments. Pull up a chair. You don’t see this every day. In essence what Kerry is daring to test is a question everyone has wanted to avoid: Is the situation between Israelis and Palestinians at five minutes to midnight or five minutes after midnight, or even 1 a.m. (beyond diplomacy)?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: shamus, 1/30/2014 8:57:29 AM     (No. 9711312)

If you want read a bunch of poorly considered rubbish, then Thomas Friedman is your man.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steelbreeze, 1/30/2014 9:01:38 AM     (No. 9711329)

kerry is a commie lover


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Doctor P, 1/30/2014 9:20:14 AM     (No. 9711370)

Friedman defiines where the world is flatlined

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Megrits, 1/30/2014 9:21:18 AM     (No. 9711375)

You´re finally right on something Tom. He is VERY scary; to anyone with a brain. The US most definitely dodged a bullet in 2004. He´s a dangerous moron, who cares more about his hair than Israel. You can keep hoping Tom, that he will be "Israel´s diplomatic salvation", just like you can keep hoping the Marxist will suddenly prove just how "smart" he is. Neither is going to happen.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lana720, 1/30/2014 9:28:57 AM     (No. 9711396)

Real strength is the only thing the barbarians recognize. Bibi has it.
Israel´s one problem is they renamed parts of their own Land, the West Bank and Gaza. It is all Israel!
Some of the people against a two state solution (who chose that term?!?) are the muzzies within Jerusalem. They enjoy all the benefits of being citizens, unlike their barbarian brethren outside who wish the total demise of Israel. God Almighty will not allow this!
And, anyone (you listening, Kerry, surrogate for zippy?) who pushes this stupidity, does so at his own peril.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: mark34, 1/30/2014 9:29:29 AM     (No. 9711397)

You may call him Scary Kerry.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: john56, 1/30/2014 10:06:39 AM     (No. 9711469)

Does Friedman think April Fools is on Feb. 1st?

Or is this an instance of a broken clock telling the right time?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Megrits, 1/30/2014 10:10:21 AM     (No. 9711475)

Just look at him, for God´s sake. Sorry, I just couldn´t help it.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bobn.t, 1/30/2014 10:45:56 AM     (No. 9711550)

As a matter of their national security, the Israelis should attack the black house and the state department.

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