Monday, January 18, 2010
Heads I Win
Obama has no downside that he can see from the Haiti earthquake. If anyone is rescued then it gets trumpeted in the press as a triumph of compassionate government and an example of international cooperation. As the place dissolves into chaos and violence and disease sweeps away hundereds of thousands on camera then all the violence and disorganization will be blamed on the US military and a legacy of distrust going back to Bush.