LA Times Odd Couple: Musa Abu Marzook and John Bolton?

June 13, 2011 9:23 by

Hamas spinmeister Musa Abu Marzook and John Bolton, the outspoken former US ambassador to the UN, make for the mother of all odd couples.

What else can I say after seeing the LA Times publish their analyses of the Palestinian UN gambit together, on the same web page?

As you’d expect, Marzook insists that a vote is unstoppable; Bolton argues the UN will discredit itself.

Did the Times tell Bolton ahead of time he’d be sharing a soapbox with a terrorist?

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