We haven’t had much to say about the Thrilla in Flotilla. After all, we’ve seen it all before — the fauxtography, the knee-jerk reaction of much of the elite media and the “international community,” etc. However, the decisions by new media players YouTube and PayPal in this matter seems a new and unwelcome twist — hostile to both a US ally and to majority opinion in the United States. So it goes. We Con the World can still be seen here, and a friend of this site has suggested another tune as well.
A second Iranian ship is sailing this weekend to challenge the blockade. We seem to be approaching a point of no return, and, as Roger Simon and Scott Johnson observe, the US seems to be taking a position that “objectively” appears to favor our adversaries over our ally.