Pakistan: America’s High-Stakes Frenemy



Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy On The Rachel Maddow Show last night, I shared some of my thoughts about America’s very complex relationship with Pakistan — in which that government is part friend of American interests and part enemy.

Bin Laden Photo: Obama Makes Mistake Holding Back Photo



With all due respect to President Obama, he is making a serious mistake by not releasing a photo showing that Osama bin Laden was killed. President Obama is expecting the world to trust his word, America’s word, that bin Laden is gone — but there are many doubts about American credibility in the world today….

Did Pakistan Help or Hinder? Both?



This just in on David Corn’s twitter feed: Carney saying Pakistan has been helpful in general re aQ, including info used for OBL raid. #whbrief Key words here are “in general”. This interests me a great deal because a couple of sources the night the raid became known told me that Pakistan had helped.