Monday, April 18, 2011

The Non-Story Story

Diplomacy is a way of allowing people to let you have your own way.
Put it another way: in the great poker game of diplomacy, when you bluff, you know your bluff is being called and simultaneously, people are operating under the other assumption, so your best bet is to find a third way to win.
But Syrians will be upset about this. So will Iranians.