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Can Hillary Clinton Survive Benghazi?
Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 8/23/2013 4:13:53 PM

Well, sure: she’s a Democrat. That’s the easy, cynical response, and let’s face it–it’s probably right. Still, by any normal standard Benghazi would be considered a career-ending debacle. Four men, including one of her own ambassadors, were murdered on Hillary’s watch, after they had pleaded with her State Department for better security. The cable denying the ambassador’s request for better protection went out over Hillary’s signature. THAT’S JUST A FORMALITY! The Democrats say. SHE KNEW NOTHING ABOUT IT! Oh, I see. She was just a figurehead. Small matters like mortal threats to

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 8/23/2013 4:47:51 PM     (No. 9488223)

Can a cockroach really survive a nuclear attack?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JonR, 8/23/2013 4:49:35 PM     (No. 9488229)

Absolutely sickening what kind of scum is elected in this country! With politicians like the Clinton and Obama it is no wonder why the country is failing!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Susannah, 8/23/2013 5:16:52 PM     (No. 9488273)

Of course she can. Benghazi is a non-issue except to people like us and Fox. There has never been a better recent illustration of how the mass media controls the political discourse than this. It started with Watergate, when the press realized it had the power to bring down a president it hated, and it´s just increased since then.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 8/23/2013 5:23:52 PM     (No. 9488285)

I suggest that we help Mrs Smith bring down vicious Lady Hillary the Hutt.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: southron, 8/23/2013 5:33:54 PM     (No. 9488306)

Hillary´s supporters are not the most intelligent people - they will vote for her even if she is convicted of mass murder - but she will need additional votes to win - if the Republicans nominate the usual sleep inducing candidate she might win.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: beveyscool1, 8/23/2013 5:44:41 PM     (No. 9488326)

Of course she will. Too bad that Amb Chris Stephens, Navy Seal Glen Doherty, Navy Seal Tyrone Woods and Sean Smith USAF couldn´t do the same.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: EQKimball, 8/23/2013 5:47:01 PM     (No. 9488333)

If you are a rabid baseball fan, you may not want to know whether your leading hitter has used performance enhancing drugs. As long as your team wins, you might overlook a whole lot of other things as well. The same is true in politics. It is especially true in Democratic Party politics, because the Left has always maintained that evil may be countenanced in the service of the greater good. The greater good is electing left wing politicians.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Grambo, 8/23/2013 6:48:38 PM     (No. 9488429)

By current Democrat presidential standard, she´s exemplary; she has a real birth certificate and social security number,she doesn´t have unexplained surgical scars on her head, and she has no mysterious blank periods in her life timeline.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: harper, 8/23/2013 6:52:52 PM     (No. 9488434)

She was conserving her energy for that 3AM phone call. Not going to lose focus and answer a 2:45 AM or 3:15 AM call...whipsmart people are like that, doncha know.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mathman, 8/23/2013 6:55:54 PM     (No. 9488437)

Of course she wins.
She´s a Clinton.
They know how to rig and steal elections.
And she has the goods on Ø, so he will have to support her.
WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?
The low-information voters will elect her.
They are dumb enough.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rinktum, 8/24/2013 4:07:44 AM     (No. 9488735)

FTA: "When the State Department needed a leader–the one time in Hillary Clinton’s life when she wasn’t holding on to her husband’s coattails, when she was actually supposed to be in charge of something–there was no leader to be found."

Ouch! That´s gonna leave a mark! In a sane world, Benghazi should have meant her immediate resignation. It is digusting that her political future meant more to the democrats than the lives of four Americans.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: beca, 8/24/2013 7:10:48 AM     (No. 9488803)

it is up to we the people to make sure she doesnt..........this woman should never be president.....she is as corrupt or WORSE than what we have now........benghazi will not die..........even though 4 americans did.............

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Reply 13 - Posted by: cinwasp, 8/24/2013 7:52:44 AM     (No. 9488859)

She already has......

http://freebeacon.com/bill-and-hillarys-hamptons-holiday/

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Reply 14 - Posted by: marthaville, 8/24/2013 11:56:39 AM     (No. 9489244)

With the Clintons specifically and Democrats in general, the four men killed at Benghazi are merely dispensable, collateral damage.

Preserving Hillary´s hateful self and her statist, Muslim Brotherhood supporting views, is more important than any mere mortal willing to give his life for his country.

Hillary was scum when she went to Washington and nothing has changed.

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