What should Obama do about Syria?

What should Obama do about Syria?

There are 109 comments on the www.newyorker.com story from May 6, 2013, titled What should Obama do about Syria?. In it, www.newyorker.com reports that:

Inside the White House debate over Syria.

Just after midnight on April 25th, a Syrian medical technician who calls himself Majid Daraya was sitting at home, in the city of Daraya, five miles from the outskirts of Damascus, when he heard an explosion. He ran outside, and, on the southern horizon, he saw a blue haze. Ive never seen a blue explosion before, he remembers thinking. Seconds later came another blast, and another blue haze.

Majid, who used a pseudonym to protect his identity, told me that his city had become a violent and unpredictable place; for five months, it had been the scene of heavy combat between forces loyal to the regime of Bashar al-Assad and the rebels who have been fighting for more than two years to drive him from power.

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BandMaster

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#1 May 6, 2013
What should we do about Barack and Benghazi now that the whistleblowers have blown him out of the water?

“Open your eyes”

Since: Sep 09

Central Florida

#2 May 6, 2013
Nothing. Not a damn thing. Stay out of it.

The only way the military should go there is if he goes and fights it himself. People like McLame, Obama, Pelosi, Reid, McConnell, Graham. They want to go to war in Syria. Then lead the charge.

Do not send funding, arms, or personnel.

Israel started this, let them finish. Want to be a big boy? Then put on your big boy pants and be a big boy.

None of this shit.


You make your bed, you lay in it.

“hi ya”

Since: Feb 12

Manchester

#3 May 6, 2013
good will gesture:
upgrade Syrian air-defense!
(two wishes left...)

“Baby Obama”

Since: Jun 08

Location hidden

#4 May 6, 2013
What should Obama do? Throw himself into traffic.

Who cares what happens in Syria let them all kill each other.
whodunit

United States

#5 May 6, 2013
Send McCain over there to taste test any more chemical weapons accusations.
Bigfoot

United States

#6 May 6, 2013
Send the illegal immagrants to paint a new red line, then give them amnesty.
holly israel

Hod Hasharon, Israel

#7 May 6, 2013
he should listen to bibi...
whodunit

United States

#8 May 6, 2013
Bibi's tail doesn't wag Obama's dog. You must mean Romney.
whodunit

United States

#9 May 6, 2013
Before the elections, I heard Bibi was over at Romney's house with a big map of the middle east and he was drawing big round bombs with lit fuses all over the place.

Romney was so thankful for the lesson, having flunked geography at school, that he gave Bibi a Wiley Coyote stuffed doll as a thank you. He took the "Made in China" sticker off first though.

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#10 May 6, 2013
I feel like I am in a room with 25 morons.
Bigfoot

United States

#11 May 6, 2013
Mr_Bill wrote:
I feel like I am in a room with 25 morons.
Are you at a congressional meeting ?
ZzzQuil

United States

#12 May 6, 2013
Mr_Bill wrote:
I feel like I am in a room with 25 morons.
Wake up! You must have sleep-walked into Congress.

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#13 May 6, 2013
Bigfoot wrote:
<quoted text>
Are you at a congressional meeting ?
Might as well be.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#14 May 6, 2013
Nuke 'em!
the last samurai

United States

#15 May 6, 2013
Move away from the microwave. Your brains are overdone.
well

Hamilton, Canada

#16 May 6, 2013
What should Obama do about Syria?

-Attack Iran and Hezbollah. Problem solved.
Carlos

New York, NY

#17 May 6, 2013
ISRAEL has more guts than NOBAMA.
Allen

Tucker, GA

#18 May 6, 2013
Stay out of syria, and don't make a bad situation worse
Entomologist

United States

#19 May 6, 2013
A gnat has more brains than Carlos.
Carlos

New York, NY

#20 May 6, 2013
Entomologist wrote:
A gnat has more brains than Carlos.
I support Israel wiping out Syria. What do you support?

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