So he made 4% approval-level mistakes?? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jay
    • 11.11.09 | 05:20 (IST)

    As Tom Friedman of NYT's writes: "Call Barack when you're serious"....It's obvious that Israel is anything but serious about Peace. Does anyone believe that Obama has made "mistakes" that justify a single-digit approval level? Anyone? Seriously? Obama's got higher approval ratings from "White,Southern Conservatives who have Klanmen in the family"..But, make no mistake about it, America's got much bigger problems. We're at 10% unemployment. In other words, when Israelis get past the fact that the POTUS is named "Barack Hussein Obama", then I'm sure that Israeli peace efforts AND "Obama's approval ratings" will both edge higher...But don't take my word for it. Continue on the well-worn path of lip-service. I submit that Obama "cares" more than the average US citizen does, about "middle east peace" OR about Iranian bluster. Things change. Priorities change. The US is just not that into you right now!

    from the article: Why do Israelis dislike Barack Obama?
    First published 17:13 02.11.09 | Last updated 23:42 03.11.09
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