‘The Embarrassment of Empire’

not a bad piece from the “msm”

“The answer became clearer with every equivocal word of the Obama administration, and every false step it took in trying to manage the crisis. A person suffers embarrassment when something true about himself emerges in spite of reasonable efforts to conceal it. It is the same with nations. Sovereign nations are abstract entities, of course — they cannot have feelings as people do — but there are times when they would blush if they could.”

read it here:

http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/03/10/opinion/main20041693.shtml

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