“So much for claiming the United States needs to bomb because of our credibility and interests,” wrote Erick Erickson in his article, “On Syria: Not At This Time” at RedState. com. General Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, who said an operation in Syria would necessitate troops in Syria, but believes, “rebels fighting the Assad regime wouldn’t support American interests if they were to seize power right now.” He can’t even say what we are seeking in Syria. It’s puzzling. There is no clear benefit to the United States in mounting any sort of attack, yet the liberal talking heads persist in assisting Al Qaeda, an indisputable American enemy.