Diplomacy? What’s that?

Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama says we need a shift in diplomacy and, of course, says he can deliver on such a shift if he become President.

Shift? Shouldn’t the pitch from Obama say we must first have diplomacy before any shift can take place? American diplomacy died on Jan. 20, 2001, the day George W. Bush was sworn into office.

Obama Calls for Shift in DiplomacyDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrat Barack Obama cast himself Saturday as the leader the United States needs for it to stand up to and engage renegade nations such as North Korea…. [Political news from The Associated Press]