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MacDill AFB checking its
‘friends’ after Petraeus affair

Washington Times [DC], by Rowan Scarborough

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/16/2012 6:35:02 PM

MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., is scrubbing its list of 800 civilian “friends” to head off any future embarrassments in the wake of former CIA Director David H. Petraeus‘ sex scandal. “It’s being looked at,” a defense official told The Washington Times. “It’s just the prudent thing to do to make sure everything is legal and is it appropriate.” Home to U.S. Central Command, MacDill has been thrust into the spotlight because of revelations that a Tampa socialite and the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan exchanged emails that defense officials have deemed “flirtatious” and “potentially inappropriate.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 11/16/2012 7:12:28 PM     (No. 9019471)

Long overdue.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LanieLou, 11/16/2012 7:31:51 PM     (No. 9019508)

WHO in the state dept gave this woman her honorary status that she used to invade the base???? Kelly was NOT a Tampa socialite before the state dept. elevated her... Who planted her in McDill & why is she an advocate to honor the Koran?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Manitouman, 11/16/2012 7:38:01 PM     (No. 9019519)

The mare has already left the barn. Close the door.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: KTWO, 11/16/2012 8:06:04 PM     (No. 9019558)

Friend yesterday. Nonperson today.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: reddfroge, 11/16/2012 9:24:49 PM     (No. 9019646)

Is there ANY part of the government that we can still believe in anymore???....I don´t think so....

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1, 11/16/2012 10:09:09 PM     (No. 9019711)

During my USAF years, 1956-64, there was a respectful distance between civilians and the USAF.
But the military really changed since then. I have to believe, without proof, that the Clinton presidency upset these delicate relationships.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reddfroge, 11/16/2012 10:11:33 PM     (No. 9019715)

what does it matter...
Obamaca is now the law of the land and that is ALL that counts

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