...Dozens were reported killed just yesterday, including up to 30 civilians, in Zawiya. Hospitals are rapidly filling up.Let me just say this about that: nope.
Libyan jets bombed the rebel-held towns of Brega and Ajbadiya. Fleeing refugees number in the tens of thousands.
Not to worry: The US is considering a "full range" of military and nonmilitary actions, the president says. On Thursday, he even got around to asking the wacky Libyan strongman to step down.
"Moammar el-Khadafy," Obama huffed, "has lost the legitimacy to lead" -- as if the dictator ever had any. "He must leave." (Too bad the prez didn't spell out the "or else" part that should follow.)
Sheesh! Doesn't anyone on Obama's team have a clue about the extent of the unfolding chaos -- and an idea of what needs to be done?...
Saturday, March 5, 2011
More sang froid--or is it pathological cluelessness? From the New York Post: