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Clinton Raps Benghazi Critics for
Refusing to ´Accept the Facts´

Associated Press, by Matthew Lee

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/1/2013 10:08:17 AM

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is leaving office with a slap at critics of the Obama administration´s handling of the September attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya. She told The Associated Press that critics of the administration´s handling of the attack don´t live in an "evidence-based world" and their refusal to "accept the facts" is unfortunate and regrettable for the political system. In her last one-on-one interview before she steps down on Friday, Clinton told the AP that the attack in Benghazi was the low point of her time as America´s top diplomat.

"critics of the administration´s handling of the attack don´t live in an "evidence-based world"?? Really? It is outrageous how they insult our intelligence.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/1/2013 10:10:51 AM     (No. 9152203)

The only fact we have learned from PIAPS is she is covering her butt.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: southron, 2/1/2013 10:15:16 AM     (No. 9152214)

Greta van Susteren might believe Hillary´s self-serving lies but thinking people will not.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 2/1/2013 10:15:46 AM     (No. 9152215)

To the left whatever dribble and drool drips from the elites mouths are the only "facts" anyone should ever be allowed to know. Carefully chosen and tailored, PR and focus group tested facts are the only ones that count.

The corrolary is , of course, that any other "fact" affered by anyone else is a "lie" or the current favorite: "not reality based". whatever that means.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: J Wayne, 2/1/2013 10:17:58 AM     (No. 9152220)

I´d be happy to accept the facts IF WE COULD GET THEM!

Get back to me after we start seeing the parade of survivors testify.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jimmiet, 2/1/2013 10:24:00 AM     (No. 9152247)

Stand by your man Piaps and facts have a very, very strained relationship going a long way back.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: John c, 2/1/2013 10:26:21 AM     (No. 9152254)

Who and where are those rescued?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: BetseyRoss, 2/1/2013 10:26:46 AM     (No. 9152257)

LOL! This from a congenital liar about his congenital liar wife. However, the morons will believe him. Time to get on this one and fight back.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/1/2013 10:28:46 AM     (No. 9152263)

"Accept the facts as defined by me and my pillar-of-truth husband". That is what she means and has always meant since she burst on the national scene. How can we forget the vast right wing conspiracy?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/1/2013 10:31:41 AM     (No. 9152272)

The only FACT is that Obie and you lied and people died. The rest is made up crap to CYA.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Davids918, 2/1/2013 10:38:03 AM     (No. 9152294)

Are those the same types of "facts" that you, and your husband, proclaimed Iraq having WMD?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Guard SGT (ret), 2/1/2013 10:39:49 AM     (No. 9152299)

The only fact (lie) Hillary wants us to believe is it wasn´t her fault. It seems no extreme left wing member of the Corrupt Party is ever at fault when disaster happens. She has yet to figure out a lie to blame "W" for it.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 2/1/2013 10:45:57 AM     (No. 9152315)

"Clinton" and "facts" in the same sentence?!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: artman1746, 2/1/2013 10:48:59 AM     (No. 9152327)

It depends upon what the meaning of "fact" is.

The Clinton´s ability to stay on the national political stage is the best barometer as to the sorry condition of our citizens. Her 60 % approval rating shows us we have 60% ignorant and/or gullible citizens. Democrats know their politics has to be oriented toward useful idiots. The mistake Republicans make is failing in that regard.

Truth and ethics have no political rewards in a depraved and ignorant nation.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: The Architect, 2/1/2013 10:52:35 AM     (No. 9152340)

If you want us to accept the facts, first you have to follow these steps. Number one, present a fact...........waiting........still waiting.....

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 2/1/2013 10:53:14 AM     (No. 9152342)

You can have your argument butt.. You can not have your own " facts" ..unless you are Piaps .

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Aunt Agnes, 2/1/2013 10:57:46 AM     (No. 9152360)

Just caught a glance at some video of Mean Green Thing sitting at a microphone. Has she started wearing a bustle?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: ronnietheK, 2/1/2013 10:58:39 AM     (No. 9152362)

Here´s the facts madam-by any measure we are significantly weaker in the world because of YOU and others in the administration. You have zero to offer the american people short of having another 4-8 of more Alinsky style marxism. The only difference between her and Obama are her oregans of procreation---maybe.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 2/1/2013 11:03:27 AM     (No. 9152375)

"evidence-based world" and their refusal to "accept the facts"? Projection, that is the definition of a Democrat.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 2/1/2013 11:06:23 AM     (No. 9152380)

The hag still lies, cries, curses, writes lying books that no one reads and still has not washed her hair or lost weight. I think she is a mess who should go home and stay there and not be seen heard, felt or smelled. She and slick willy are an ideal couple. She can still have him.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: ocjim, 2/1/2013 11:13:55 AM     (No. 9152403)

Is credulous Greta actually just playing for continued access? A girl´s got a career to take care of time to time, you know.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: CEP, 2/1/2013 11:17:50 AM     (No. 9152412)

Evidence, the four people are dead
Evidence, you did nothing to save them
Evidence, you lied about the reason they were killed
Evidence, your a lying little weasel

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Reply 22 - Posted by: pomom, 2/1/2013 11:17:56 AM     (No. 9152413)

Now that the hearing is over and some time has passed, she can turn on her critics. Oh yes, it´s payback for them daring to criticize her for saying ´´what difference does it make?´´ Fish-eyed fool.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/1/2013 11:26:52 AM     (No. 9152440)

The problem is we ARE aware of the facts and they are UNACCEPTABLE ! We want to hear from the people who were saved and who are being kept in hiding by the Administration ( however that can be possible ). A lot of this does NOT make sense, even to those of us who are not conspiracy theorists. On the surface, it appears that illegal transactions may have been taking place, or at the very least, clandestine activities between the USA and
(WHO ?). The Administration does not even state that nothing can be made public because of National security issues, which would in itself tell us a lot. We want to know at the very least was an FBI safe-house involved and were we "running guns" to insurgents ( lets call them that ). We want to know what was going on in that region, if it can be made public, not that the Secy of State is a know-nothing, see-nothing, do-nothing ,hear-nothing, incompetent official doing the President´s bidding, who in fact wants to be the next President, and who is certainly made for the job, loving to fly-fly-fly without

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Reply 24 - Posted by: lakerman1, 2/1/2013 11:38:20 AM     (No. 9152462)

Here are the facts, hillary.
You traveled to 114 countries during your tenure as S of S, almost one million miles.
And as the benghazi hearings proved, you didn´t put anyone in charge of day to day matters at State.
You refused to handle any matter related to embassy security, deferring, you said, to the professionals. And they were incompetent.
And after the deaths of the four people in benghazi, you refused to talk to survivors, because you ´didn´t want to interfere with the FBI investigation.´ That is absolute nonsense.
And you were not involved in selecting susan rice for the sunday shows, were not involved in the talking points, were curiously disconnected from your own agency.
Shame on you. You continue to be a disgrace to the U.S., Hillary.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Marzon, 2/1/2013 11:59:43 AM     (No. 9152513)

If you expect to ever get the truth from the Butch of Benghazi your in for a long long wait...

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Reply 26 - Posted by: wepeople, 2/1/2013 12:09:10 PM     (No. 9152534)

And the facts are: This is the most corrupt lying administration in centuries. Tyranny reigns and must be dealt with before the nation perishes.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 2/1/2013 12:13:46 PM     (No. 9152547)

Your a known liar, Ms Clinton; what would anyone believe you about anything?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: bmw50, 2/1/2013 12:20:15 PM     (No. 9152559)

Piaps and the rest of the Democraps live in a world of illusion, deflection, lies and inuendos, characters carefully crafted using perception and emotion.

There is no truth in them, none, they say only what they want the people to hear, falsly accuse those that disagree, and keep the people as stupid as posible so they must rely on perception and emotion to make their choices. Unfortunately, its working.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: LadyVet, 2/1/2013 12:37:23 PM     (No. 9152586)

I thought she couldn´t comment because she was waiting for "all" the facts to "come out." Of course, one NEVER knows all the facts, especially when Hillary and her lying husband apply their much-practiced tactics of stall, obfuscate, mislead, outright lie, intimidate, bully, threaten, blackmail, coerce, terrorize, and arkancide.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/1/2013 1:06:05 PM     (No. 9152632)

George Stephanopolous once said "The Clintons have no shame. That´s an advantage in politics."

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Reply 31 - Posted by: marthaville, 2/1/2013 1:17:11 PM     (No. 9152657)

Evidence based world. We have been given none because it really doesn´t make any difference. It is obvious no one was in charge of security at the consulate. Hillary and Barack were more than willing to sacrifice the ambassador and anyone else who died to keep the two of them from being criticized, especially just before the election.

The cover up insures no evidence ever comes to light. Four years from now we will know no more than we do now about what happened and why our government left our people to die.

At least Barack and Hillary made sure al Quaeda got our weapons so they could kill more Americans and westerners. Mission accomplished.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: msjena, 2/1/2013 1:27:56 PM     (No. 9152671)

Can this please be the last of this awful woman? In fact, I had forgotten how awful she really is. Thanks, Hillary, for reminding me.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 2/1/2013 1:58:00 PM     (No. 9152714)

#1, there isn´t enough paper on which to scribble her lies big and capacious enough to cover that butt.

As in other matters, it is up to us to get the truth about her tenure out there. They are pushing the fiction that she has been brilliant and utterly successful. (the image in my mind is of her, swigging the booze)

Again, the people have been deliberately kept stupid. All they hear is this buzz buzz buzz and pumped-up (faux) excitement about Hillary! --to get people talking about Hillary!, the next potus.

(those eye glasses look like the ones she wore as a radical in her college+ days. What up wid dat?)

Someone i know was "talking" about Hillary! until i asked her WHY people think she´s so popular, what had she done? She knew absolutely nothing. Then i said, what about poor old Joe Biden? She said, "Who´s Joe Biden?" no kidding. i thought she was. she wasn´t.

And Carney comes out today, saying the attack at our Turkish embassy was "clearly terrorist", narry a mention of some outrageous video.

This morning on Fox & Friends, Brian Kilmeade rattled off a series of catastrophic failures of Hillary! (and hence BO regime), beginning with the failure to "reset" relations with Russia. This is what we need to be ready to do, otherwise Hillary! will be expected to be potus, and needn´t raise a dime.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 2/1/2013 2:22:14 PM     (No. 9152751)

January 8, 1996
Essay: Blizzard of Lies
"Americans of all political persuasions are coming to the sad realization that our First Lady -- a woman of undoubted talents who was a role model for many in her generation -- is a congenital liar."

and how can forget her utterly made up description of landing in Bosnia with Chelsea in tow for a good will mission

"I remember landing under sniper fire," she said in Washington on Monday. "There was supposed to be some kind of a greeting ceremony at the airport, but instead we just ran with our heads down to get into the vehicles to get to our base."...Her account was ridiculed by ABC News as "like a scene from Saving Private Ryan".

This begs the issue, why did Chelsea go along with the lie?

This woman had to lie to hereself about Bill...

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Reply 35 - Posted by: lancelink1, 2/1/2013 2:49:45 PM     (No. 9152788)

Here´s one fact I know: eight embassy´s attacked during her stint as SoS. Not a good record. On average every six months an attack on American soil.

Those darn facts...........

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Reply 36 - Posted by: bumbleshorts, 2/1/2013 3:55:27 PM     (No. 9152869)

Please people, can we stop dwelling on just how massive and lumpy hillary´s butt is. I really don´t care that it is a reality based fact. If I had a buttox maximus the size of hillary´s, I would be quite self consious about it. Perhaps her pathological lieing is a form of over compensation for her deformity.

Let´s all try to be compassionate. Seriously, wouldn´t you like to have a butt like that full of nickels.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: happywarrior, 2/1/2013 4:11:16 PM     (No. 9152891)

Her campaigning for POTUS starts now, unless 0bama screws her again and gets himself a 3rd term. Otherwise buckle up it´s ON.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/2/2013 5:00:33 AM     (No. 9153619)

Refuse to accept what fact? The fact that the Hildebeast was complicit in the murder of 4 americans? That fact?

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Telegraph (UK), by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: LComStaff- 3/9/2014 8:55:13 AM     Post Reply
LCOmStaff: There is no text here but the pictures are absolutely remarkable and speak for themselves.

Bill de Blasio suffering
Hollande-like slide in approval

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American Interest, by Walter Russell Mead & Staff    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 3/8/2014 2:12:58 PM     Post Reply
New York City lefty Mayor Bill de Blasio was elected in a landslide with more than 73 percent of the vote last November. Yet after only two months on the job, his approval rating has been cut nearly in half, with only 39 percent of city voters expressing approval of the job he has done so far. (Snip) But this is a brutal start. For a worst-case scenario, consider the rapid slide of President François Hollande—another far-left candidate who swept into office in a landslide. He saw his approval rating crater within months of taking office; it now sits at

Why the Malaysia Airlines
jet might have disappeared

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Associated Press, by Scott Mayerowitzap    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 3/9/2014 4:14:34 AM     Post Reply
The most dangerous parts of a flight are takeoff and landing. Rarely do incidents happen when a plane is cruising seven miles above the earth. So the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jet well into its flight Saturday morning over the South China Sea has led aviation experts to assume that whatever happened was quick and left the pilots no time to place a distress call. (Snip) The problem had to be big enough, he said, to stop the plane´s transponder from broadcasting its location, although the transponder can be purposely shut off from the cockpit.

Malaysia Airlines plane
crashes in South China Sea
with 239 people aboard: report

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Reuters, by Stuart Grudgings & Anuradha Raghu*    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 3/8/2014 1:35:09 AM     Post Reply
Kuala Lumpur - A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew crashed in the South China Sea on Saturday, Vietnamese state media said, quoting a senior naval official. The Boeing 777-200ER flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing had been missing for hours when Vietnam´s Tuoi Tre news quoted Admiral Ngo Van Phat as saying he had asked boats from an island off south Vietnam to rush to the crash site. If the report is confirmed, it would mark the U.S.-built airliner´s deadliest crash since entering service 19 years ago. Malaysia Airlines had yet to confirm that the aircraft had crashed. It said earlier in the day that no distress signal

President Obama to Introduce ´Cosmos´
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Hollywood Reporter, by Philiana Ng    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 3/8/2014 10:54:46 PM     Post Reply
President Barack Obama is putting his stamp on Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. The president will offer an "inspiring" introduction ahead of Sunday´s series premiere at 9 p.m. ET/PT, Fox announced Saturday. In the video message, Obama invites a new generation to embrace the spirit of discovery and inspires viewers to explore new frontiers and imagine limitless possibilities for the future. The 13-episode Cosmos, produced by Cosmos Studios and Fuzzy Door Productions, tells the story of how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. Ann Druyan, Seth MacFarlane, Cosmos Studios president Mitchell Cannold and

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