Dont believe there's cautious optimism.
Don't believe there's hope.
At least, not now. Not right now.
Several people familiar with the mediation discussions said Tuesday's talks were basically fruitless. That's the word that was used: fruitless.
There was no significant bridge crossed. There wasn't even a half a bridge. There wasn't even a crack in the sidewalk crossed.
Basically, nothing happened.
Is "Survivor" on yet?