Opportunity's Hard Knocks
If there's anyone left who doesn't understand that this White House not only welcomes the conflict between Hezbollah and Israel but wants it to continue (and indeed, expand), more from President Bush's weekend radio address:
"This moment of conflict in the Middle East is painful and tragic. Yet it is also a moment of opportunity for broader change in the region."Via WaPo, Richard Haass responds:
"An opportunity?" Haass said with an incredulous tone. "Lord, spare me. I don't laugh a lot. That's the funniest thing I've heard in a long time. If this is an opportunity, what's Iraq? A once-in-a-lifetime chance?"