Michael Totten

The Middle East's Hundred Years War

“We are now,” Rick Richman writes in Commentary, “in the 92nd year of a peace process in which the Palestinians are the first people in history to be offered a state seven times, reject it seven times, and set preconditions for discussing an eighth offer.”

UPDATE: And on that note, see the latest from Barry Rubin: Why Obama Administration Peace Process Policy Will Be A Total Waste of Time in 2011.

Come on. You know it’s true. Or maybe you’re like the mom character in the Adam Sandler comedy You Don’t Mess With the Zohan. “They’ve been fighting for 2,000 years,” she says. “It can’t be much longer.”