Two Imprisoned American journalists were being thrown in President Obama's face as he was to begin talks with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak. It seemed clear what the message was - "I have your people, don't do anything to me." http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090616/ap_on_re_as/as_nkorea_journalists_held;_ylt=AsBq2Eh4iwACX4k1vqUE_TAGw_IE;_ylu=X3oDMTNhNGJldDB2BGFzc2V0Ay9hcC8yMDA5MDYxNi9hcF9vbl9yZV9hcy9hc19ua29yZWFfam91cm5hbGlzdHNfaGVsZARjcG9zAzUEcG9zAzUEc2VjA3luX3RvcF9zdG9yaWVzBHNsawNua29yZWEydXNqb3U-
But what can Obama do? He cannot ignore the threat from North Korea. Is there some way to end this diplomatically? Could North Korea actually be using the women an olive branch?