Flashback: Obama schools Romney that “Russia isn’t a threat”

Remember the 2012 Presidential debates?

A key moment was when President Obama ridiculed Gov. Romney’s knowledge of foreign affairs.

Given the current hysteria over Russia, the clip is a classic …  try to stay calm when you.watch it

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Here’s more that’ll should make you scream …

 

Couple the “Cold War is over” with “Hit the reset button” and “Tell Vladimir I’ll have more flexibility after the election” …

Oh yeah, and remember pulling the missiles out of Poland?

And, the vanishing red lines in the Ukraine and Syria?

Honestly, who’s the fool? Certainly not Romney.

Yep, Russia is the #1 geopolitical threat.

And, it looks to me like the escargot-munching diplomatic approach implemented by the “I’m smarter than you” administration has raised Russia’s stature and given Putin plenty of space to run wild.

Frankly, I’m ready for some folks who are proven negotiators who will say what they mean, mean what they say, and get mean when they have to …

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Note: Versions of this post were originally published on March 3, 2014 and  October 1, 2015.

Hate to say “I told you so”, but …

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