In today’s world, we’re threatened less by evil empires and more by failing states. The Middle East is going through a transformation that will play out for a generation, rooted in conflicts that date back millennia.No way! I heard Vox say just yesterday that George W. Bush caused all that Sunni/Shia stuff.
By the way, the site hosting the transcript of tonight's SOTU? Vox.
I don't really care what the man has to say after seven years. Facta non verba, or, if you like, 'Your actions speak so loudly I can't hear what you are trying to say.'