Aesthetics and optics.
Making new friends
Feed a cold, starve a fevered dictator?
“We have received no request.”
Full dance card
“You’d have to go back a long way for this kind of wholesale diplomatic meltdown.”
A run of Logans?
Plus: How Kim keeps dodging sanctions.
“They won’t pour buckets of criticism on Trump, they just won’t talk about him much.”
“I’ve spoken to him a lot. We’ve come a long way together.”
“I am confident that he thinks now that Donald Trump is one of his closest friends.”
White House: Don’t call us, we’ll call you.
A snub on the far side of the world
This wouldn’t be about those food riots, would it?
“The Ambassador from Al Shabaab would like to bring a motion to the floor.”
Culture of Competence
“Is there a rule ambassadors can’t have set foot in the countries they are going to ambassador?”
No kidding. Canada doesn’t exactly tend to rile easily, but there are only so many years of flagrant abuse and …
“Technical details” still not worked out.
Sad John Kerry is sad.
Ah… good times
Slow your roll.
Okay… you first.
“We should repeal it and replace, and we shouldn’t leave town until this is complete.”