Elvis Duck because I’ll be drinking Bourbon in Memphis tomorrow night.
- Julien Barnes-Dacey and Daniel Levy want de-escalation, not more arms for Syria
- Unintended consequences? The Syrian conflict has been good for American-Turkish relations.
- An “ancient” U.S. weapon makes an appearance in Syrian fighting: the M40.
- A new Gallup Poll: 64% of Americans say the US shouldn’t use military force in Syria if diplomatic efforts fail to end the conflict.
- Oops. John McCain posed for a nice picture….with Syrian rebels accused of kidnapping Lebanese Shiites. ht: Taylor Marvin.
- Sven Biscop looks at what Europeans will do on the question of military power.
- really cool photo of volcanic lightning