Courtesy of Marc Lynch over at Abu Aardvark (you should go there and read the whole post):
Karen Hughes should quit immediately. Get somebody in as an acting public diplomacy director who is at least going to try.
Not much more I can say, after Condoleeza Rice’s “birth pangs of a new Middle East” comment. It makes me wonder: what in the hell is the Administration up to? Makes me wonder whether Digby is on to something by linking that kind of language to apocalyptic Christian fundamentalism.