Seven hundred Military Special Operations professionals. And one insistent and very angry Mom. This is becoming a deadly combination for the political game players in the Obama Administration. Sean Smith, the young State Department computer wizard who was brutally murdered that September night in Benghazi, was Pat Smith’s only child. Let’s say that again. Sean Smith was Mrs. Smith’s only child. To listen to her recent radio interview with another Sean… Sean Hannity… is to have the heart break.
I really feel for this poor woman who´s not getting an ounce of sympathy from the MSM. Compare this to all the crying towels for cindy Shehan who basically abandoned her killed boy when he was a kid.The government owes them woman an explanation that she´ll never get because the Benghazi attack was orchestrated by Obama himself.Why else would he evaporate into thin air the night of the attack?
God Bless and keep safe not only Mrs. Smith, who lost her only child, but those 700 (and I hope it grows to thousands) SpecOps demanding answers. Mr. Hannity, God Bless you too for stepping up to help this grieving Mother.
Again, where has my country gone? Every day, through two deployments, I have been stilled in sheer terror should an early morning or late night call come into my home. I as many many others await the safe arrival of my child. Mine is my only son.
Again, I ask, where has my country gone? Are we going to sit back and allow this?
The MSM covered Cindy Sheehan´s lone voice, her every move, including when she passed gas. She was a liberal icon even though she is an ignoramus with an illegitimate issue. She could be used and therefore was valuable to the Left.
But enter another lone voice demanding legitimate attention to a legitimate heartbreak, anger and concern, and the MSM is deathly silent.
The fact that Mrs Smith, the parents of the 3 other State Department officers and the parents/wives of the 7+ seriously wounded CIA agents have not been on CBS´ 60 Minutes, the Today Show and an ABC slobber fest presents a frightening example of state run news. Our "news media" have turned into Pravda and TASS, or organs of the regime. The media comply with every Obama order, and only present that news the shapes positive opinions of Obama. This propaganda effort has been well entrenched, but never more evident than in the case of Mrs Smith. Her frustration over the barriers blocking access to the truth about Sean´s death would be perfect for a Diane Sawyer or Geraldo Rivera, yet there is nothing.
The fact that the parents of the 3 other State Department officers and the parents/wives of the 7+ seriously wounded CIA agents have not been heard from at all is a frightening example of what our current administration is capable of.
I lived behind the iron curtain in the early 80´s, in Ceaucescu´s Romania, and the US today is looking more and more like Romania did then.
#9, I don´t think Hillary Clintoon or her alleged husband can even recognize truth, much less tell it. They have lived lies and told lies for so long now, that their vision is so warped that they cannot look at a set of facts and see what actually happened. They don´t even have hindsight.
The Democrats I know don´t even consider this a problem. Were it a Republican............!!!!!! I can´t even begin to tell you how absolutely true this is. In their minds, with the world falling in tatters since Obama came in and hit the reset, Hillary did a wonderful job as secretary of state....and when you ask what she did, beyond log air miles, they sniff and don´t answer, as if it is self evident.
It is obvious that the MSM pick and choose what is newsworthy and Benghazi was and is not. To find out the truth and to report it would put a bad light on Hillary and Barry. Can´t have that. They all have much to answer for. Tell them to get off of that trial of the woman who slashed her boyfriend to death and get on to finding out the truth about Benghazi where four Americans serving our country were murdered and our leaders let it happen and don´t care. All they care about is the next election and making sure they win. Power and money and fame is all they care about.
Those who think the story of the death of Sean Smith and his three colleagues is of political import need to pause for a moment to ponder the question: What ever happened to that thing called, "Fast and Furious?" Certainly by 2016, and likely sooner, the story of Sean Smith will be long gone. It will have been successfully disappeared by all the bureaucrats who have stonewalled to conceal their own culpability;. Disappeared by the main stream media that is in bed with these same bureaucrats. And disappeared from the thoughts and minds of our low information voters who, if the truth be told, never gave it much thought anyway.
Thank you Jeffrey Lord for writing this outstanding article and thank you, Ms. Lucianne, for making it a Must Read.
I´ve tried to analyze my own feelings to find something good in all of this national grief. I talk to God all the time (I´m not good at formal prayer - just talk. Poor God, I imagine Him thinking I´m like the kid that is always asking "why" about everything that is too complicated for a simple answer.
Anyway, in my "talks" I tell God that I know He couldn´t interfere to save our people in Benghazi because He gave man Free Will, but can He, please inspire someone to do something to help give our grieving nation the truth of what happened?
Bless Pat Smith, God surely inspired her to keep asking questions, like a child. And God has inspired these Special Ops veterans to band together to help Mrs. Smith get some answers. In doing so, this "truth" may lead to other "truths" which have been covered up that are leading our nation down a path of destruction.
As my dear father always used to tell me when I couldn´t understand sad things and "why didn´t God intervene to not let the bad thing happen" - he would tell me "God moves in mysterious ways His wonders to perform". I´m "praying" that Pat Smith and the 700 Special Ops are the "mysterious ways He´s performing".
There are many more of us praying for these families and all the military families and for this country than we can imagine. At this point only He can help the truth to come out when so many are trying to hide the truth.
There is not an ounce of human kindness in Obama or his cabal of Marxist thugs, and the plight of this woman demonstrates that.God bless Hannity and the 700 patriots for standing up for her. Now let´s see whose side congress takes.
I think there must be thousands of people involved in this coverup. Officers and staff aboard ships and generals at bases who were told to "stand down". And what about the medical staff that tended to Hillary when she "bumped" her head? Other staff people injured at the consulate and their families. You´ve got to believe that out of all these people, someone, somewhere, sometime is going to unload their conscience and spill the beans. Right?
They´ll fly the families of Sandy Hook victims on Air Force One to a propaganda event but won´t help this woman attend a ceremony honoring her son. Pigs. We need to see what was in Obamas intelligence briefings for the mornings of 9/10 and 9/11. I know he was briefed on the threat from al-zawahiri seeking revenge for the death of his Libyan friend by drone attack. That was likely the trigger for the attack and protests in Egypt, led by al-zawahiri´s brother.
Nothing matters if there is no God of a Moral Universe. That is the problem with these people. You people who process information traditionally and logically, you quaint moralists, you sane types -- you do not matter to these people. So it does not matter about this heroic American kid and his grieving mother. It does not matter that republican stiffs and democrat traitors and press jock sniffers and TV whores have sold you out to a New World Order. It doesn´t matter. Hillary told you.
Benghazi is exactly what you get when you have a community organizer as POTUS and a hack lawyer as the SECSTATE. Most of the world laughs at our stupidity for electing people like this and allowing them to occupy our most vital positions of power.
Creatively think of Benghazi as a Waco/Mc Murra Oklahoma kind of audience test. A test of the media power of obfuscation and censorship. A test that dulls the public mind leaving most Americans with little to ponder and nothing to question. As outrageous and cynical as this may seem to you, from an Ob and Hillary Hitlerian truth avoidance point of view, Benghazi was a major political finesse media victory. They put over a multi murder with complete cooperation of their propaganda protectors, Diane Sawyer, Brian Williams, Wolf Blitzer, the whole commie comrade lot. Consider that the cover-up and evasion of the Benghazi assassinations was a WH/media victory. Truism: there will never be an answer. Very much like so many surreptitiously "assisted" crises we suffer, that are repeatedly forced upon us.
Dear Mrs. Smith, get your story into a petition on change.org in order to social media working for you. It will carry you far beyond your 700 signatures. Change.org is currently being used to ply hundreds of liberal causes. It is time for conservatives to use it to fight back!
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