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“I Do Not Appreciate Cowardice, And I
Do Not Appreciate Lies”: Father of
Former Navy SEAL Killed in Libya Attack
Reacts to Learning His Son Disobeyed
Orders to Save Fellow Americans

Fox News, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 10/26/2012 1:52:04 PM

On yesterday’s America Live, father of Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods – who was killed in the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya – talked with Megyn Kelly about the current administration’s handling of the situation. Today, Woods returned to the program to react to breaking news exclusively reported by FOX revealing that officials denied military requests to provide assistance three separate times during the seven-hour attack on the consulate. It was Tyrone Woods who disobeyed those orders to stand down in order to come to the aid of his fellow Americans …

This is Megyn Kelly's interview with Tyrone Woods' father. It will both enrage you and break your heart. We have never had such corrupt criminals in our White House who allowed this tragedy to happen because they put their own political interests first.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: spinpilot, 10/26/2012 1:58:16 PM     (No. 8964515)

Start the BBQ! I pray a real man, of great integrity and character is in the WH in January. I also hope we go after these charlatans fully and totally to the end.

Reply 2 - Posted by: DoktorFranken, 10/26/2012 2:07:10 PM     (No. 8964541)

I heard this man talking to Glenn Beck. He is as proud as any American Father can be. And I'll bet that he's a tad peeved (putting it mildly) that the administration has LIED to him.

“The reason I’m speaking out right now is that after the facts came out that the White House [...] watched my son and denied his pleas for help, my son violated his orders to protect the lives of at least 30 people,” he said, adding, “He risked his life to be a hero; I wish the leadership in the White House had the same level of moral courage that my son displayed.”




Reply 3 - Posted by: thefield, 10/26/2012 2:16:26 PM     (No. 8964567)

Those three men and Our Diplimat are more true heroes than the fool cuold ever be in his own dreams. Father Woods may God give you and the rest of your familes comfort and may he send the avenging angel to those that harm the four.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/26/2012 2:16:28 PM     (No. 8964568)

There are two heros in the Woods family! Here's a man who raised his son right.

Megyn Kelly proves that FOX News is fair and balanced. Brains and beauty!

Reply 5 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 10/26/2012 2:21:00 PM     (No. 8964587)

I first heard this today, when Rush began his program with it. I had Fox News on, but muted with closed caption.

When Megyn Kelly came on, and I glanced up at some point to see she was interviewing Charlie Woods, I switched to actively viewing Fox News's coverage on this and I've been glued there (and here) ever since.

So far, the two parents I've heard (Pat Smith first, and now Charlie Woods) have been far more restrained than I would be if my son had been one of these two heroes ALLOWED TO DIE. I'd be all over it, all over the place, every news outlet I could find. Screaming about it!

Grief over a child is hard enough, but to learn that he had been DENIED HELP, and that his death was PREVENTABLE? And that the word from the HIGHEST authorities in this country had SPECIFICALLY DENIED his request for help or rescue?!!! I can hardly contain myself NOW!

Reply 6 - Posted by: ivehadit, 10/26/2012 2:21:59 PM     (No. 8964592)

I saw Geraldo Rivera this morning on Fox talking over Brian on this subject directly contradicting things that this article exposes. He was dispicable. The company that he works for BROKE THIS STORY, bucking all the other news media. He SHOULD BE FIRED!

And this administration...what can I say. NO ONE DIED IN WATERGATE...(only John Dean's ego got bruised, imho.) THIS MUST NOT STAND!

Reply 7 - Posted by: CEP, 10/26/2012 2:22:15 PM     (No. 8964594)

I do hope that FOX news redoes their special on Benghazi and adds the information coming out this week, play it while NatGeo is airing Harvey Weinsteins tribute to Obama, trying to make the pig Obama into something he isn't, OBama is a coward not worthy of anyone's consideration.




Reply 8 - Posted by: SgtMike, 10/26/2012 2:25:44 PM     (No. 8964602)

I have a deep sadness for our country and a heartfelt appreciation for the brave men and women in our military and a sense of rage that these men were left to die.

Reply 9 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/26/2012 2:28:24 PM     (No. 8964609)

Those two guys went in like Gordon and Shugart in Mogadishu in 1993. They were awarded Medals of Honor.

Reply 10 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/26/2012 2:31:35 PM     (No. 8964617)

I'm sorry Mr. Woods, but there IS NO LEADERSHIP in the White House.

I'm sorry.

Reply 11 - Posted by: cartcart, 10/26/2012 2:34:09 PM     (No. 8964622)

Greater love hath no man than this. Knowing men like this exist gives me a patriotic thrill and I salute the bravery of this fine young man.

Reply 12 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/26/2012 2:35:03 PM     (No. 8964627)

Anyone who heard that extremely knowledgeable caller to Rush is raging the way I am.
Panetta is piling lies on lies. Coded emergency Communications from the consulate to the WH were a "different" line of communication..like IMs. A message that the Ambassador is in peril would require the person to physically give that message to the POTUS immediately.




Reply 13 - Posted by: kafir091101, 10/26/2012 2:38:23 PM     (No. 8964637)

Just finished listening to a ‘Special Forces Insider’ caller to Rush Limbaugh, 1:47 PM, describing that ‘Flash Traffic’ had to have been presented to the ‘Responsible Person’ standing next to the POTUS minutes after the attack began and that Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) would normally have had US military assets over Benghazi soon after the attack was reported.

He stated, that someone had to say NO to the commanding general in Germany who is responsible for Libya.

I started tearing up part way through his description of how totally incompetent everyone involved from Obama to Panetta on down were that evening.

Regardless of the outcome of this election, the US House of Representatives should, regardless of the specific wording in the Constitution, vote to IMPEACH each and every one of them!

And…. Screw the GD Senate and the asses they rode in on!

With this AM’s revelation that the CIA Operators located at the annex were told to ‘Stand Down’ and not go to the rescue of the State Department personnel at the Consulate, I am absolutely livid.

I am so POed that I dare not type my emotions.

I pray to God that this despicable peace of crap looses the election because if he doesn’t, this country will come apart at the seams with so much social unrest that it will take us decades to recover.

Barak Hussein Obama is worse than a traitor. Words fail me!

This has Axelrod and Valerie Jarrett written all over it which means that a bunch of Commie Bast--ds from Chi-Town have been directing American National and Foreign police for 4 years!

BTW: Chicago politics has been the center of Communism in America for generations dating back to the early 1900s. Just ask Obama’s Mother/Grandparents and close friends/associates.


Reply 14 - Posted by: toodles3956, 10/26/2012 2:41:36 PM     (No. 8964647)

I haven't been this angry since the first 9-11 but then we had the option to hate those who attacked us. Who do we hate now? I'm so, so sorry for the families of our brave men. I'm so, so sorry for the United States of America, a once great country.

Reply 15 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/26/2012 2:47:12 PM     (No. 8964660)

This has 'October Surprise - Watch Obama the Hero in Action' written all over it.

Right up to the part where it failed miserably.

And it's been Coverup City ever since.

But Obama's too busy appearing on damned TV shows to face up to it.


Reply 16 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/26/2012 2:54:50 PM     (No. 8964683)

Then you will Love Obie.../S

Reply 17 - Posted by: FilAm, 10/26/2012 3:00:06 PM     (No. 8964703)

According to Rush,a plausible explanation for this is that this being close to the election,Obama remembered the failed Carter rescue that sank his presidency.Rather than take this big risk,they then let it play through and then blamed that video.They then go out blame the video,arrest the videomaker case closed.




Reply 18 - Posted by: post cretaceous, 10/26/2012 3:14:24 PM     (No. 8964753)

Mr. Woods we are proud of your son and his utmost sacrifice, we are proud of you for bringing up such a son. I write these words with tears in my eyes. Your sacrifice shows that there are still decent Americans that know right from wrong and are willing to do what is right no matter the consequences. God bless your family.

Reply 19 - Posted by: redink, 10/26/2012 3:25:31 PM     (No. 8964803)

The outrage and grief that felt on this and other threads as more truth comes out is spreading.
I've watched Hannity, Greta, Palin, Newt, etc. on the news after the e-mails were released, and I can see the shock and anger in their eyes and voices. Even O'Reilly wouldn't let Juan get away with spinning Libya.

For the fallen Americans of Libya; for the heroes in the line of fire now, I pray for justice. Let this evil act of cowardice by Obama and his cohorts not be forgotten after the elections. Let them be accountable. Let right and wrong have their proper names once again.

Reply 20 - Posted by: kafir091101, 10/26/2012 3:31:51 PM     (No. 8964819)

#7: Bret Bair said on their Wednesday eve on-line show that they are producing a totally new special on Benghazi that will air several times but defiantly at 10PM on Sunday eve.

He said that “It will be a full court press” referring to the release of the Tuesday emails. The revelations as of Friday AM will have to make it a Fuller-Full Court Press!

We currently have the Comcast budget cable plan but I will upgrade to include Fox News for at least a month so not to miss-out on what is unfolding.

During the next week, Obama is going down with a resounding thud and he will take Hitlery, Panetta, Generals Dempsey/Ham, and National Security Advisor Donilon with him.

At least Axelrod and Val-Jar will be out of our hair.

We are witnessing history in the making as we watch a disgraced US President give the finger to America.



Reply 21 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 10/26/2012 3:43:51 PM     (No. 8964860)

#13 mentions "Flash" precedence traffic. We now know from reports that the CIA Chief of Station in Libya informed the WH within 24 hours. I am 100 percent certain that incoming cable traffic on an incident of this magnitude, when diplomats' lives were in imminent danger, would have carried the "FLASH" precedence. After working hours the cables would have carried the NIACT (Night Action) precedence. These would come straight to the CIA's Watch Office and the duty officers would have notified anyone and everyone, including the DCIA, who needed to come in to Headquarters to respond and make decisions.

This is so serious that it should mean an honorable President would step down immediately. Watergate was nothing compared to this, nothing. Dear friends, we have traitors at the highest levels of our Government, and Barack Hussein Obama is right at the top. Obama lied, his advisors lied, his Secretary of State lied. They are all disgusting traitors, all of them. They watched while our diplomats were being murdered.

God help this country. We really need to pray, because this incident is the tip of the iceberg, I am convinced.

Reply 22 - Posted by: Arabella Figg, 10/26/2012 3:48:26 PM     (No. 8964873)

I also heard this man on Beck. He was on while Fox was breaking the story about how requests for help had been denied three times. This man has far more dignity than I could muster.



Reply 23 - Posted by: Feebie, 10/26/2012 4:16:19 PM     (No. 8964944)

Bath-house Barry = The Butcher of Benghazi.

Reply 24 - Posted by: ivehadit, 10/26/2012 4:30:59 PM     (No. 8964979)

And besides this administration, THE MEDIA excluding FoxNews has TOTALLY FAILED US, imho.

Reply 25 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/26/2012 4:36:17 PM     (No. 8964999)

"We take responsiblity."

Yeah, sure you do.


Reply 26 - Posted by: Browneyes, 10/26/2012 4:46:31 PM     (No. 8965028)

# 21, I appreciate the tenor of your post. What has me very anxious, is that since Meghan's telecast, I have been switching between CNN & MSNBC, and not a word has been mentioned, not one.

Methinks there in an incalculable menace existing in the news rooms of the power brokers and their "public faces"

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