I was reacting sarcastically to 'pat', who wrote: because the syrians are free. they picked thier side. they chose a free leader over an imposed group of al qaida and salafis controlled by foreign states. Unless 'pat' was being sarcastic, I was trying to highlight the hypocrisy of those who ignore the Syrian carnage and continue to besmirch Israel.
Magnitude 4.2 quake strikes near Grand Coulee Dam in Washington (Reuters)