Was a YouTube video to blame?

No. She says confirmation fight would have been too difficult:

Apparently, her meetings with GOP Senators went really poorly:

President Obama accepts Rice’s decision:

Of course, the blame lies entirely with Republicans … not with the woman who falsely blamed four Benghazi murders on a YouTube video:

What she deserved was scrutiny. Senators McCain, Graham, and Ayotte were doing their jobs.

Not to mention sexist and racist, according to lefties.

Rice will continue on in her current post as Ambassador to the United Nations:

Most tweeters believe the Secretary of State position will go to Sen. John Kerry:

A Kerry appointment won’t make conservatives happy, but perhaps there is a silver lining: