Our choices are not war with Russia or doing nothing of consequence

Memo to the left:  I don't want to go to war with Russia over Ukraine or Crimea either.  I don't know of a single serious conservative who is calling on President Obama to seek a war resolution.   So can we stop the nonsense that our options are nuclear war or doing nothing!  What are some of us looking for?  The answer is leadership or projecting our superpower status, as Charles Krauthammer wrote on Friday: "Why did we deny Ukraine weapons? Because in the Barack Obama-John Kerry worldview, arming the victim might be taken as a provocation. This kind of mind-bending illogic has marked the administration’s response to the whole Crimea affair.     Why, after all, did Obama delay responding to Putin’s infiltration, military occupation and seizure of Crimea in the first place? In order to provide Putin with a path to de-escalation, “an offramp,” the preferred White House...(Read Full Post)