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Diplomatic Dangers Lurk in the State Dinner
It has been more than 13 years since a Chinese president has been the guest of honor at the most lavish party any White House can give, a state dinner. As host of such an affair Wednesday night for his Chinese counterpart, Hu Jintao, President Obama is walking into a danger zone of protocol and international diplomacy.
Read this article of Sheryl Gay Stolberg @ the New York Times