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The Real Benghazi Scandal
Commentary Magazine, by Jonathan S. Tobin

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/6/2013 3:14:04 PM

On the list of scandals that plagued the Obama administration this past year, Benghazi has been the one the White House, Democrats, and their cheerleaders in the mainstream media dismissed with the greatest of ease. Unlike the IRS scandal, which though it has faded from the news had obvious constitutional and political implications, or the various spying scandals involving news organizations and the National Security Agency, which outraged large numbers of ordinary Americans, Benghazi was put down as a manufactured story that had little traction. Part of it was due to the obsessive, though understandable, focus of Republicans on the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jinx, 12/6/2013 3:30:25 PM     (No. 9643370)

The MSM did not deem it important enough to investigate because it would hurt Obama´s chances of re-election and would ultimately hurt Hillary. They spent weeks on some girl in CA who murdered her lover and weeks on Travon Martin two people that we had never heard, but they could not spend even one week looking into the Benghazi tragedy. Politics rule. Justice and accountability are gone.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 12/6/2013 3:31:27 PM     (No. 9643374)

Four dead Americans mean nothing to Obama or Clinton. Neither has a soul.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ruready?, 12/6/2013 3:32:28 PM     (No. 9643375)

The best this nation can muster is Hillary Clinton as our Secretary of State. I could not think of a worse choice. Hey, what foreign country wouldn´t hate the US? Can you blame them?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 12/6/2013 4:54:14 PM     (No. 9643467)

That only four people died is a miracle, since the administration (Valerie Jarrett?) gave an order to "stand down" thus dooming all there to die that night to cover up their gun running operation.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dwa, 12/6/2013 5:42:34 PM     (No. 9643523)

As Britt Hume said, there are no scandals in this country unless the media wants there to be. Media didn´t want Benghazi to be a scandal, so they didn´t cover it and let it die. Compare their actions on Benghazi to their actions on Abu Grahbe or the release of Sarah Palins e-mails. Ah, but they aren´t slanted or biased towards the dens

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LaVallette, 12/7/2013 3:32:20 AM     (No. 9643877)

Quickest way to turn it into a scandal for the MSM:

Ambassador Stevens was gay and the Obama administration considered him not worth saving.

Watch the MSM go wild!




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