by Thomas Lifson
I can’t think of another week or so in which a president has sown so much confusion and seemed to reveal so many surprising new policies with off-the-cuff remarks — statements that so alarmed his staff that they had to issue “clarifications” and deny the obvious meaning of what he said.
There’s senile old Joe telling the world that sanctions don’t work, have never worked, when sanctions were the announced policy.
There’s Joe saying the U.S. would respond “in kind” to any use of chemical warfare, when the U.S. has a policy of never using chemical warfare.
There’s Joe telling troops in Poland they are going to soon be in Ukraine, where an active war is underway: