- It is nice to think that perhaps we might be able to avoid a war. We'll see whether or not we actually do avoid it.
- Headline of the Day: "Kerry: Turn Over Your Chemical Weapons Now or Face . . . 'Unbelievably Small' Consequences." I'm sure that will have the Assad regime quaking in its boots. Relatedly, while I hold John McCain in minimal high regard, he is entirely correct in assessing Kerry's statement.
- 63% oppose airstrikes in Syria, with just 28% in favor. And the president's approval/disapproval ratings are 44/49.