Why, then, expect them to stop from stupid, vicious attacks. It's a hallmark of any extremist, and Republicans are extremists. They are what they are. Expecting decency from SOBs is a startling waste of time, and just makes the one who asks look weak and foolish. You don't negotiate with SOBs. You beat them.
Western-backed Syrian rebels say kill foreign Islamic State (Reuters)
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