Somali-(Barbary) pirates TESTING the spine of our NEW US President -let's see if BHO does what the two Presidents with SPINE did in 1805 and 1815:>>>>>>>>>
This action by a US President was done right after our Revolutionary War when a US flagged ship was taken for ransom by Barbary pirates >>>Jefferson sent the new Navy and Marines:Thus the words to the Marine Anthem:
'From the halls of Montezuma to the shores of Tripoli...'
Madison finished the job - forcing Algiers to pay compensation and release US hostages stating
"It is a settled policy of America, that as peace is better than war, war is better than tribute. The United States, while they wish for war with no nation, will buy peace with none."
Update:Captain - hostage-ship in control of its crew:
We'll be waiting to see what the insipid BHO will do....