Gosh, it’s getting so you can’t ask the leaders of some countries to give up their land to people who want them dead without them getting all testy about it.
Transcript by way of HAP:
MITCHELL: “It was taken as a red flag by Netanyahu and what happened then was that even if this was implicit in things that previous Presidents had said, Netanyahu seized on it even before he got on the plane, he criticized the President and in such a fashion, he lectured him in the Oval Office.
And if you look at that picture that you have up there right now, it was a stone faced Barack Obama and Netanyahu basically treated him like a school-boy. People even who work for Netanyahu, some Israeli officials, told him later that he went too far, that it was really rude and that there would be blowback to this.
“Blowback”? Yeah, Netanyahu should watch his tone or the next thing you know Obama could get vengeful and try to give his country away — oh wait…
I thought Netanyahu’s response was fairly measured, considering what what being asked of his country.
A side-by-side of Netanyahu and Obama in their early 20’s has been going around and it kind of falls into the “nuff said” category: