Originally Posted by patteeu
Mubarack wouldn't have had to go to the lengths of Assad, but even after we abandoned him, we still could have sided with the military over the MB. Whatever we did, we should have done something different because it's hard to imagine it being much worse (although Obama does have another 4 years to work at it, so I won't rule it out).
salafists win the parliment and the presidency, they bring in some taliban to teach the new religious police and some ayatollah takes over as supreme leader...
you need to work on your imagination...