Is the US really this crazy?

US warships heading to Egypt

Senior US Marine says “multiple platoons” are headed to Egypt

Egyptian protesters fear retribution from Suleiman

Since the US has essentially abandoned the protesters, vicious retaliation against them by the Head Torturer seems inevitable. And the US is compounding their errors by sending in the Marines? If the US intervenes on the behalf on the corrupt government of Egypt, the blowback in the Middle East will be catastrophic.

PS 7 other thuggish dictators backed by the US. And they forgot Burma / Myanmar.

3 Responses to Is the US really this crazy?

  1. Connecticut Man1 Sun, Feb 06, 2011 at 12:34 pm #

    Color me shocked and awed if they have not proved crazy for a long while now…

  2. jcwinnie Sun, Feb 06, 2011 at 5:45 pm #

    It’s not about the oil!
    (psst, it’s about the oil)

    • Bob Morris Sun, Feb 06, 2011 at 6:42 pm #

      The US strongly supports democracy and freedom except when it gets in the way of making money for big corporations.