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-- now going to Washington DC where my cal cal Cal Thomas syndicated comments Fox News contributor all around Smart guy.
Is going to -- to us about.
Media bias in what's going and -- tell you the amazing ability.
To take a step back and not look at just the headline of the moment but take the bigger picture you think the media is covering the entire Middle East situation.
Okay see what there are leaving out of course is the abject failure of the Obama administration's.
Policy you'll recall.
The Cairo speech shortly after the president was elected there which he reached out to the Muslim world it was going to be a different approach of the United States.
We have been too arrogant he said in the past too willing to impose our will on other people and this would be a new day he had US policy.
That policy I think by any objective standard whether it's his pullout from Iraq.
There's pullout from Afghanistan.
Is going to be completed by next year has been an abject failure but the media have not held him accountable on that.
I hope Chris Wallace brings up that question -- this interview with President Obama site.
I think it's a fundamental one but it's not it's not unique with this president our policies -- the Middle East.
Which -- basically been putting pressure on Israel and not requiring any agreements by the Palestinians -- the Arab nations.
That they reached with Israel.
To declare either end -- the war against the Jewish state that's been a failure to Republican and democratic administrations.
So I hope the media will be -- More.
About what this president especially isn't saying I don't see -- so far.
Maybe we'll get -- some of the questions about from Chris -- and some of the other anchors tonight.
County -- did have you sensed.
As slight shift in the way the media has handled.
The Syrian attack I was surprised for example and President Obama was at the G trying to -- Saint Petersburg.
Where some pretty tough questions during a press conference about from the media questioning you know what are you trying to do in the Middle East what is -- Policy there hasn't seemed to be any kind of a theme that you're going for a did you sense that -- -- that just wishful.
Thinking on the part.
Well if they're there they're playing up to that point a little bit cagey but -- the media are such in the tank.
For this president that I doubt -- they won't ever criticize him or blame him.
For any policy failure even though it's right -- before their eyes Bill Moyers see even this -- and on tweet.
They're global warming was somehow connected with what is going on in Syria.
When you've got a religious element when you've got people like al-Qaeda.
Who believe they have a direct.
Order from their god they kill everybody who doesn't agree with them including fellow Muslims who don't agree with them.
-- you've got a serious problem that no diplomacy is is going to be able to solve.
The problem is that media are very embarrassed that uneducated about religious issues even know they have these sermons are widely -- available through memory and other.
-- the Middle East you know media research institute.
And other sources in which they say what they plan to do they say that they plan to infiltrate the US government and they're doing so.
That's what partially my column -- about tomorrow.
The major media and never take these kinds of things seriously it's the most amazing form of denial.
I think I've ever seen in my nearly half century in journalism.
-- cal one last question president Obama's done -- spent.
The last five years blaming everything on bush now that's getting a little stale if congress does not approve.
And does not go along with and give him permission man to -- go along with his.
Idea of attacking Syria.
Do you think he has a new built in -- boy that he can then blame the Republicans in congress for -- his hands.
Now he owns this -- that awful lot of Democrats of course as you know who have come out against this Mark Sanford.
They responsible thoughtful democratic senator from Arkansas issued a statement over the weekend that he's not persuaded.
I think there's said it was good piece of Wall Street Journal that the president -- relied totally on his personality.
To persuade people.
He had he thinks that just his very presence in an interview or making this speech.
And lord knows he's made up 45 of them a day is sufficient that doesn't cut it anymore it may have cut it during the initial election cycle five years ago.
But it's not working.
It's about substance and he is failing -- that whether the media will hold him accountable.
After basically endorsing him as the messiah into election cycles related to these states.
One last question event if there is an attack on Syria and -- there -- or retaliation.
To the United States are Hezbollah are run some kind of -- retaliation.
Do you think President Obama will be held responsible for -- I don't see I can avoid -- by the public I'm not sure that the media all that ultimately responsible you know the Iranians have said they've got agents of the United States.
That are willing upon command -- blow something up to kill people.
So if that happens god forbid -- it.
That's the ultimate question will the media finally wake up to the fact that he's been a failure I think -- I think they can afford to do so because they've got Hillary just around the corner.
In his eyes set on the latest now -- FOX News Watch program.
A few weeks ago a lot of media treated Obama as an aside -- got to treat Hillary Clinton as the virgin Mary.
-- -- -- far from Cal Thomas you can follow him on Twitter at cal Thomas and look for his column tomorrow thanks so much for joining us -- -- always a pleasure.
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