Ann Coulter, Michael Savage and now Pat Buchanan. For a variety of reasons I used to be repulsed by all three of these people. Water under the bridge, I guess. They all seem like bold and forthright individuals now. None of the "bold leadership and decisive tone" horseshit talking points from these people. No Hannity-style ass kissing. Just stating and restating the obvious.
Now, that gas attack was an atrocity, a war crime, and pictures of its tiny victims are heart-rending. But 400,000 people have died in Syria’s civil war, among them thousands of children and infants.
Have they been killed by Assad’s forces? Surely, but also by U.S., Russian, Israeli and Turkish planes and drones — and by Kurds, Iranians, Hezbollah, al-Qaida, ISIS, U.S.-backed rebels and Shiite militia.