Re "Romney defends views amid furor over remarks" (Page A1, Sept. 19) and "Romney parrots Netanyahu on Mideast policy" (Editorial, Sept. 19): The United States was attacked on the anniversary of 9/11. Our embassies are considered U.S. territory. The number of countries jumping on the bandwagon of America-haters is increasing at an alarming rate.
What is our president doing? Blaming a video months old and choosing to talk about Mitt Romney's comments about writing off a big chunk of the country in a speech to a private group that is even older.
The Israeli Prime Minister appears to be practically in panic mode over Iran's imminent nuclear weapon capabilities, wondering what our level of support will be if trouble flares.
What is our president doing? Yukking it up with David Letterman. The mainstream media is right there with him - focusing on what is not on the minds of Americans and ignoring the most crucial issues right under their collective noses. Obama is in over his head.
-- Will Carpentier, EL Dorado Hills
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