Posts Tagged: Benghazi

Was toppling Libya all about the money?

Was toppling Libya all about the money?

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In 2011 Barack Obama led from behind a NATO coalition bent on removing Moammar Gaddafi from power in Libya. The removal and death of Gaddafi was, Obama put it, a warning to “iron fisted” rulers everywhere. Syria, Iran and North Korea excepted, of course. Over at Foreign Policy this was hailed as a huge success…. Read more »

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“Mr. Smith, do you still beat your wife?” and other lies the GOP must contend with in order to win in 2016

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The lies of the left drive American politics. For years we heard the “Bush Lied” mantra chanted endlessly. It didn’t matter that the claim was wrong. A lie is a very specific thing… Saying a falsehood when you know it to be wrong. Bush never did that. While in retrospect the question of Saddam’s WMDs… Read more »

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Why I’m beginning to disagree with Sarah Palin about the impeachment of Barack Obama

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I love Sarah Palin, but I’m beginning to disagree with her on impeachment. Article II, Section 4 of the Constitution says the following about impeachment: The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and… Read more »

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Barack Obama, 2016 and the Burning of the Reichstag

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Let’s face it, most Americans expect our politicians to lie. At least about the little things. Typically politicians try to keep things opaque so that they can easily massage the historical record once things don’t work out or the winds change. “I’ll put America back to work”. “I’ll bring home jobs.” “I support a fair… Read more »

The White House Benghazi lie unravels

The White House Benghazi lie unravels

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Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practise to deceive! – Sir Walter Scott Just how stupid is the White House press? Just how sycophantic is the White House press? We are about to discover the answers to those questions soon. It’s very clear now that the White House orchestrated the big… Read more »

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Barack Obama and Benghazi: What is the body count that separates the president from the candidate?

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There have been three different parts to the Benghazi story. Not surprisingly, Barack Obama has managed to fail spectacularly in all three. The first aspect of this failure has to do with the run-up to September 11th. Given terrorist’s general penchant for anniversaries and the fact that September 11th is such a trophy date for… Read more »

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Benghazi – Five months later the degree of the media’s dereliction of duty becomes clear…

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Of all of the characteristics one might ascribe to Susan Rice, prescience is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. Surprisingly however, five years ago she said something that demonstrated a momentary clarity of vision that is staggering. In a March 2008 interview she said the following: “Clinton hasn’t had to answer the… Read more »