“They want their rifles. It’s their lifeline.”
Boots on the ground?
A serious but temporary blow?
“They were ready to go in June to grab the guy [Foley] and they weren’t permitted.”
Hiding in plain sight?
“The president was very clear that we will not be sending U.S. troops back into combat in Iraq.”
To cleanse the palate, not merely for the day, but for this entire silly season of commendable commencement speakers like …
“I would not be involved in the niceties of getting the Nigerian government to agree…”