Another day, another Middle Eastern defeat. On Sunday the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham, or ISIS, ousted Kurdish forces from three towns in northern Iraq and laid siege to the country’s largest dam. The question now is whether the Obama Administration will abandon our long-time Kurdish allies as they battle the jihadist army.
ISIS is now slaughtering all minorities in Iraq. “Even Genghis Kahn didn’t do this”.
Where is our Secretary of State these days? On Nantucket, riding a pink bicycle. God knows where “the smartest man in the room” is, but then again, who cares?*
* I shouldn’t have bothered looking it up. Turns out he’s getting ready for his own vacation on Martha’s Vineyard next week by dining out at Fiola Mare, one of DC’s restaurants for the 1%.
UPDATE: Reader Monody provides this commentary from Iowahawk: