December 6, 2009

DOES ANY NATION FRIENDLY TO US NOT MISS W?:

Prisoner of context (Jim Hoagland, December 6, 2009, Washington Post)

He also received modest support from NATO, led by Italy's contribution of 1,000 new soldiers and new Polish and British deployments. But Germany stalled, and France said that it could not spare any more of its overstretched forces. Left unsaid was the fact that President Nicolas Sarkozy is in no mood to do Obama favors after a series of ill-advised rebuffs by the U.S. leader to the Frenchman, who went out of his way to help Obama during the 2008 U.S. campaign.

France is just one of the countries--Germany, Canada, etc.--that got rid of their own anti-American regimes and now they're stuck with the UR.

Posted by Orrin Judd at December 6, 2009 8:16 AM
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