A political operative friend of mine recently posed a question that’s arresting in its implications: Which do you fear more — the first four years of a Hillary Clinton presidency or the last two years of Barack Obama’s tenure in the Oval Office?
Just a few years ago, the idea that any other Democrat could compare to Mrs. Clinton when it came to striking fear into conservative hearts was implausible.
The former First Lady was always understood as the crypto-radical of the Clinton crew; Bill, by contrast, was the ultimate political animal, usually willing to make any concessions…
"These are the worst people on earth. They openly, proudly crucify enemies, enslave women and murder men en masse. These are not the usual bad guys out for land, plunder or power. These are primitive cultists who celebrate slaughter, glory in bloodlust and slit the throats of innocents as a kind of sacrament. We have now seen what air cover for Kurdish/Iraqi boots on the ground can achieve. But…[more]