Tell me, prior to the collapse of the opposition (or rebels, if you like) and the tanks lining up to supposedly slaughter civilians, when was there a serious humanitarian crises requiring international intervention?
Obama did not "dither." And the lack of "dithering" on the part of Europe, especially France, has brought us to where we are.
So Qaddafi is a bad guy and no one likes him? Let's dither on that awhile before we start popping off ordinance.