"I think Barack knew that he had God-given talents that were extraordinary. He knows exactly how smart he is...He knows how perceptive hs is. He knows what a good reader of people he is. And he knows that he has the ability -- the extraordinary, uncanny ability -- to take a thousand different perspectives, digest them, and make sense out of them, and I think he has never been really challenged intellectually." --Valerie Jarret
Thursday, January 08, 2009
Tehran Sends Larijani to Meshaal in Damascus
Batchelor: Hamas Blinking over at the Real Barak Obama. Good snapshot on what's happening with Gaza and what seems like Iran's first challange to RBO... a challange that's not working out well thanks to the IDF.