Well, actually Barry Rubin has many words for John Kerry, but let’s just focus on a few.
In Kerry’s confirmation hearings he was, with the clear exception of Rand Paul, largely scratched behind the ear by his Senatorial friends and colleagues. Paul asked him just why it was that the United States government felt it necessary to send F-16 fighter jets and Abrams tanks to the genocidally anti-Semitic leader of Egypt.
Among Kerry’s responses to the questions posed by Rand we get this:
The fact that sometimes other countries elect someone that you don’t completely agree with doesn’t give us permission to walk away from their election…. (Read more…)