But they were supposed to LOVE him!
Wasn't that the meme? That our enemies were going to suddenly love and appreciate us, because 'suddenly' we were going to be communicating with them, now that Bush is out and Obama the Anointed is in?
Iran says Obama's offer to talk shows US failureOh, they're not being nice!
US President Barack Obama's offer to talk to Iran shows that America's policy of "domination" has failed, the government spokesman said on Saturday.
"This request means Western ideology has become passive, that capitalist thought and the system of domination have failed," Gholam Hossein Elham was quoted as saying by the Mehr news agency.
And neither is North Korea.
South Korea's Navy On Alert After North Issues Warning Of Conflict | AHN | February 1, 2009What happened? This isn't how they were supposed to act! I thought the agreement was that the US was the cause of most world friction, that if it WEREN'T for the US everyone would be all peaceful! So if we show just how much we 'respect' all other countries by drawing down our military presence overseas, they'd be all happy and work with each other!
Seoul, South Korea (AHN) - North Korea issued another warning on Sunday, threatening South Korea of a possible military conflict as the former try to restructure its foreign policies against South Korea amid mounting tension in the Korean Peninsula.
The reports on Sunday said the South Korean Defense Ministry officials have indicated that the country's navy will remain on high alert along the western sea border.
The Communist country warned that it will abandon all the peace agreements with its southern neighbor, adding that he is confident that it's army has grown to be "invincible"
Oh, you mean they DON'T respect weakness, and they perceive our willingness to negotiate from a position of dis-advantage as being a sign we ARE weak?
Wow. Who could have seen THAT coming?