First with his "Red Line" in Syria Now the Iran nuke deal has come and gone. What's the point of a deadline if you know that the side your negotiating with is spineless and won't walk away when your deadline has passed? Since the time we're in grade school we learn that deadlines are important and need to be respected. Don't turn in your homework on time? You get a zero. Don't buy tickets to the prom in time? You and your date will be pouting outside. Don't pay your bills on time, your car gets repossessed. Why are these politicians so dumb so as to not know that? I'm going to pay my federal taxes in July, but I'll keep in contact with the IRS, how do we think THAT would work?