And then I realized that the proper question is "Why not?" After all, Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize based simply on his perceived promise.
"Nobel Prize Rumors Put Focus On Kerry-Iran Coziness".
"There are countless horrible things happening all over the world and horrible people prospering, but we must never allow them to disturb our equanimity or deflect us from our sacred duty to sabotage and annoy them whenever possible." -Auberon Waugh