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John Galt

Temecula, CA

#900562 May 10, 2013
WOW wrote:
Lennon (2006).
It hardly needs re-stating that Hollywood is driven by the desire for dollars rather than artistic integrity.
Duh!
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900563 May 10, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Please explain.
U.N. has testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas: investigator

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/05/us-...

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#900564 May 10, 2013
Realtime wrote:
<quoted text>Looks like Lincoln stuck it to you pretty good babe__are you going to apologize? Or change the subject.
I wonder how many CIA bases were attacked while shrub was POTUS? You do know that Woods and Doherty died defending the CIA base and not the consulate right?
That sort of stuff is usually kept secret, having the names of the operatives and contractors made public kinda ruins their gig.
Maybe you should do your own homework for a change. You're a big boy now.

Look up the number of U.S. embassies attacked last year.

Begin with Egypt and work your way up to Benghazi.

In the meantime, don't play with jack hammers.
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900565 May 10, 2013
Barnes wrote:
<quoted text>
Who me?
wrong State.

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#900566 May 10, 2013
flack wrote:
American forces on 'stand by' for possible deployment to Tripoli, Libya. Seems things are really heating up over there.
CBSRADIONEWS
Well, that's one way to get our minds of a major coverup.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#900567 May 10, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Hi flack. Sorry it took so long to get back to you.
Yes, I did see it. It definitely would be a major breakthrough. Game changing in fact. Just don't think I'd want to be the guinea pig.
But I'll stay tuned and keep up on it for sure.
Not a problem. New stuff coming out every day. It's exciting.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#900568 May 10, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
U.N. has testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas: investigator
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/05/05/us-...
OK, but please explain your previous statement that "the red line doesn't work if the rebels are the guilty party."

Is Obama's "red line" one-way only?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900569 May 10, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
IRS is the Obama Gestapo.
2006....

As The IRS Targets A Liberal Church, Right-Wing Churches Are Left Alone

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/russell-shaw/as...

so what's new?

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#900570 May 10, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Well, that's one way to get our minds of a major coverup.
Not even sure that has made it to the cable channels yet.

I have to leave shortly. So if I don't pop back in you'll have a good weekend.
do your homework

Mineola, NY

#900571 May 10, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
There have been absolutely no conclusions made or anyone held accountable. Why do you think this isn't going away?
The NY Times wouldn't believe there was a smoking gun if they were shot point blank in the head with it. They are another lapdog propagandist. The pet lapdog.
“I’m curious, did you learn anything new today?” Fox News host Greta Van Susteren asked Issa in an interview after the hearing. After meandering around for a bit, Issa finally got to the hearing’s grand revelation — Benghazi was a terror attack:

ISSA: I think the American people learned today from these brave witnesses, these whistleblowers, that the facts as we were told before during and after the attack at Benghazi just simply aren’t what they really were. The acting ambassador after Ambassador Stevens was murdered, told us in great detail about what happened that day and what happened in the days to follow and why we should know that he knew and everyone else in the mission knew from the moment it happened, from the get-go, as he said, that this was a terrorist attack.

After days of hype about mindblowing new information. And, of course, President Obama called it an “act of terror” within a day of the attack. So, yeah, all that new information turned out to ba a big nothing. Your wanna-be scandal is a big flop!
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900572 May 10, 2013
The Convenient "Scandal" Scapegoat

We're at the point now where conservatives are going to have to start acknowledging that Barack Obama is the most talented politician in American history. By their own reckoning, the president's five years in office have been marked by so many Watergates, Iran-Contras, and combinations thereof that he should have been driven from office several times over by this point. And yet Obama was easily reelected and enjoys an approval rating in the mid to high-40s. How is this possible?

The explanation, it turns out, is the same explanation the right turns to whenever faced with political adversity: the media. It's all the media's fault. The corruption and various misdeeds of the Obama administration are manifest, but the public never catches on because the press covers it all up and throws out distractions to keep attention focused elsewhere.

When you actually write it out like that it sounds crazy. Because it is. It assumes a) close, unseen coordination between the administration and every major news outlet in America; b) close, unseen coordination between news outlets that are ostensibly competing against one another; and c) widespread moral vacuity among government officials and journalists that enables them to enthusiastically scrub away legal and ethical violations.

But that's what they're going with.

http://mediamatters.org/blog/2013/05/10/the-c...

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#900573 May 10, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Not a problem. New stuff coming out every day. It's exciting.
Still not sure if it's such a good idea to have millions of 200-year-old people walking around.

What would they do with themselves?
TSM

El Paso, TX

#900574 May 10, 2013
Liberals if Benghazi is not a Cover-Up what is it? We have four dead Americans shouldn’t we be seeking the Truth or do you agree with Hillary ‘What Difference Does It Make’ I know this might sound a little corny to a Liberal….’The Truth will Set you Free’ Oops I forgot Truth is a Liberal worst Nightmare/Enemy!!
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#900575 May 10, 2013
Of the approximately 30 Americans evacuated from Benini Intl airport in Benghazi at just past dawn on Sept 12 only 7 were state department employees (2 were deceased), the others were CIA personnel working under diplomatic cover.

A Libyan military force secured the area of the CIA annex and then escorted all the US personnel to the airport about 10 miles to the East.

Do we know who flew the group out of Libya? Or is that not important?
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900576 May 10, 2013
The Republicans’ Benghazi Obsession

Republicans have held numerous hearings and briefings on Benghazi and are threatening to hold even more. It is a level of interest they did not show during George W. Bush’s administration when there were 64 attacks on American diplomatic targets or in the years they spent cutting back diplomatic security budgets.

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/10/opinion/the...
sonicfilter

Indianapolis, IN

#900577 May 10, 2013
Krauthammer Whitewashes Bush's History To Bash Obama Over Embassy Attack

http://mediamatters.org/research/2012/09/14/k...
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#900578 May 10, 2013
Aunt Bettie Lou wrote:
<quoted text>
Maybe you should do your own homework for a change. You're a big boy now.
Look up the number of U.S. embassies attacked last year.
Begin with Egypt and work your way up to Benghazi.
In the meantime, don't play with jack hammers.
So you're going with change the subject eh?

Loser liar
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#900579 May 10, 2013
Realtime wrote:
Of the approximately 30 Americans evacuated from Benini Intl airport in Benghazi at just past dawn on Sept 12 only 7 were state department employees (2 were deceased), the others were CIA personnel working under diplomatic cover.
A Libyan military force secured the area of the CIA annex and then escorted all the US personnel to the airport about 10 miles to the East.
Do we know who flew the group out of Libya? Or is that not important?
Maybe we should ask Obama to tell us the truth.

By the way, where was Obama while the attack was occurring as he left Hillary and Panetta in charge?

Since: Apr 13

Orlando, FL

#900580 May 10, 2013
flack wrote:
<quoted text> Not even sure that has made it to the cable channels yet.
I have to leave shortly. So if I don't pop back in you'll have a good weekend.
Same to you.
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#900581 May 10, 2013
ABC News appears to be leaving the reservation on Benghazi.

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