US Foreign Policy in a NUTshell

This partial screen capture from the “World” section of today’s New York Times really needs no further explanation of the incompetence of US diplomats and military strategists:

What could go wrong.

There simply are no words to adequately describe the insanity at work here. Even as each misadventure winds down in disastrous fashion, the new ones follow the same perverted script.

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JimWhiteGNV RT @Bipartisanism: This brave activist had a "Scott Walker for president" sign he flipped over at the last second to reveal this: http://t.…
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emptywheel Scott Walker's followers are also Ellen Degeneres followers? http://t.co/5pOiDqYtRp Huh.
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emptywheel @gregorylent Somewhere in the Snowden releases they have numbers. @MicahZenko
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emptywheel @LiveFromGround Absolutely and thanks for doing so. Just want to note limits of application of this. @joshwolf
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emptywheel @LiveFromGround Note the bit about it not working in criminal case bc DOJ will just immunize, but thanks for reminder of @joshwolf case.
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emptywheel @DanaHoule Alternately GOP just wants whole new slot of losers this time, untainted by previous loserdom* *Special loser exception for Bush
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emptywheel @Popehat (Yeah, I noted that in the piece)
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emptywheel .@Popehat If anyone wants to leak to me in a potentially CIVIL matter, I'm good!
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emptywheel Anyone wants to leak to me I'm in MI and I can invoke the Fifth (tho not the First)... https://t.co/UqNe1mPff8
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emptywheel The Sixth Circuit Upholds Journalist’s Right to Invoke the Fifth Amendment https://t.co/UqNe1mPff8
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emptywheel @onekade "Our nation was founded on the genius idea that if we justified slavery using religion we could claim to be 'exceptional' nation."
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emptywheel @joanneleon ANd you know who the mole was he placed outside Oval to accomplish that? Cheney's future defense atty Terry O'Donnell.
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