Hope in Lebanon
Hundreds of thousands of protestors
--over a million by some reports--are marching to demand Syria leave Lebanon. They're massively outnumbering the pro-Syrian protestors Hezbollah fielded (without even getting into whether Hezbollah was importing ringers). Syria's already promising to withdraw at least partially. If things go well Lebanon could get some real political freedom, and Syria's dictatorship could collapse.
Seeing a couple of dominos wobbling is making me feel a lot more optimistic about the war. Current Mood: hopeful