Obama’s Checklist for War

Via Instapundit is Victor Davis Hanson on Obama’s Syria plan:

“One of the problems that Barack Obama has in mounting an attack against the Assad regime is that the gambit violates every argument Barack Obama used against the Bush administration to establish his own anti-war candidacy.

The hypocrisy is so stunning that it infuriates his critics and stuns his supporters.”

Hypocrisy?  Or something else?  Here is Obama’s checklist for war, applied to Iraq and Syria:

obama's checklist for war

There are lots of little differences between the war in Iraq and the situation in Syria.  Lots of them.

And one big one.

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