Huffington Post - Two strikes against diplomacy
(Henry Mintzberg, Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies at McGill):
"It's been Diplomacy in the batter's box and Community on the pitcher's mound. The count is two strikes against Diplomacy. First up pitching for Community was WikiLeaks, throwing curve balls. Diplomacy hit them all foul. Then Tahrir Square took to the mound, throwing fast balls, straight over the plate. Diplomacy never even saw them: by the time it realized one had gone by, the next was on its way…"