Quote of the Day: A Simple Look at Obama's Summit "Dilemma"

Thursday, October 2, 2014
[Their argument] seems to be pretty simple: Foreign affairs should be conducted according to the behavior patterns of spoiled 13- or 14- year-old children.  Whatever all the "cool" kids want is correct, and anyone who doesn't want to cave in to that kind of peer pressure instantly becomes a dweeb and an outcast. And who wants a dweeb for a president?
-- Carlos Eire, Yale University Professor, on the Latin American leaders "pressuring" President Obama to undermine the Summit of the America's "democracy clause" and attend regardless of Cuba's participation, Babalu Blog, 10/2/14