Now 20 months into the Obama presidency, the question is this: After Obama’s “detente” — and after alienating our two closest allies — how does the Arab and Muslim world now view America? What percentage in the same six Arab nations — compared with Bush’s last year in office — now views the United States “very unfavorably” or “somewhat unfavorably”?
The answer: 85 percent — 2 points higher than Bush.You mean the "Hussein" in the name hasn't turned out to have magical powers of endearment? How...completely unsurprising.
Update: Obama's Ramadan bushwa