This Dog did mention the same thing days ago when the President changed his mind on Libya….
The suggestion that the president may have heeded several liberal interventionists in his own administration — including Hillary Clinton, U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice, and National Security staffer Samantha Power — has inflamed a boys-against-girls war. Just ask Andrea Mitchell.
Naturally, this is very upsetting to several guardians of traditional masculinity, whether they support U.S. military intervention in Libya or not. The National Review‘s Mark Krikorian alone could fill a list of greatest hits. But why let him have all the fun when at least one lefty wants in too? Here, a sampling.
- “The broader [lesson to Libya]… is that our commander-in-chief is an effete vacillator who is pushed around by his female subordinates.” (Mark Krikorian,“They Know Who Wears The Pants In This Country,”National Review‘s Corner blog.
- “Obama’s pusillanimity has been hugely magnified by the contrast with the women directing his foreign policy and the fact that they nagged him to attack Libya until he gave in.” (Krikorian)…
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