Ups and downs

UP: John Kerry’s trips to the Middle East.

DOWN: Chances for an Israeli-Palestinian peace treaty.

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UP: Iranian progress on getting a nuclear weapon.

DOWN: Centrality of “peace process” to Middle East woes.

UP: IRS connections to the White House.

DOWN: White House credibility on the IRS scandal.

UP: Talk about a federal prosecution of George Zimmerman.

DOWN: Chances for a federal prosecution of George Zimmerman.

UP: Right-wing bad-mouthing of Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)

DOWN: Right-wing media’s impact on GOP presidential primaries.

UP: Russian aggression.

DOWN: Chances we will get back Edward Snowden.

UP: Punditry about race.

DOWN: Percentage of African Americans who cite “discrimination as the main reason blacks on average have worse jobs, income, and housing than whites.”

 

Jennifer Rubin writes the Right Turn blog for The Post, offering reported opinion from a conservative perspective.
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