The U.S. must tread carefully in Iraq. The GOP's reality bubble will not protect them - or the rest of us - from real world, as opposed to fantasy, consequences
Douthat also carefully avoids mention of Egypt, another Obama foreign policy success story, where the Obama administration's moderating influence ensured that the Mubarak regime would be sent packing, and without the violence of a civil war.
President Obama used the National Prayer Day breakfast this morning to tout the importance of religious freedom and tolerance for all religions.
Speaking at the UN on Tuesday, President Barack Obama took the opportunity to explain that tolerance is at the core of American democracy and freedom.
In 2011, House Republicans ignored warnings from conservatives of emboldening terrorists and voted no on authorizing the Libya mission in order to obstruct Obama.