I think you're confusing 'the world' with 'the BBC' there. Certainly, a lot of people wanted to like and respect Obama, and did so initially, but he turned out to be a lot of hot air in th… (View Post)
Yes, that's my reading too, and the inference of previous actions. The letters remain live in practice until a change of leader or a VoNC. A letter can be rescinded and there are cases on … (View Post)
It's very hard to determine who was best.
Napoleon was a military genius, who committed dreadful political errors.
Frederick the Great was a much less successful general, who was a political genius… (View Post)
Firstly, that's far too draconian. People couldn't even log onto pbc under that rule (!)
But more seriously, the only people who should be able to dismiss a politician from office are his … (View Post)