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Obama Administration in
Pre-Edited Talking Points:
Al Qaeda Behind Benghazi Attack

Breitbart Big Peace, by Matthew Boyle

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/30/2013 11:33:03 PM

The recent New York Times article attempting to downplay terrorist involvement in the Benghazi attack that claimed the lives of four Americans on Sept. 11, 2012, directly contradicts evidence in the now infamous pre-edited talking points of then-United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice. “Months of investigation by The New York Times, centered on extensive interviews with Libyans in Benghazi who had direct knowledge of the attack there and its context, turned up no evidence that Al Qaeda or other international terrorist groups had any role in the assault,” David D. Kirkpatrick wrote in the Times. “The attack was led, instead, by


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/30/2013 11:35:07 PM     (No. 9673634)

That tangled web just gets thicker and thicker.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/31/2013 1:47:20 AM     (No. 9673672)

This wasn´t a spontaneous combustion event.It probably took weeks or even months to plan this.Alqueda has become nothing but a catch all word for terrorists who don´t fit another organized group.

Whether it was Alqueda or not doesn´t have a damn thing to do with Hillary ignoring requests for more security,in fact she claims she never saw a request.If that´s the truth then somebody should have been fired for not telling her.

There´s more than one person who knows the truth about this but Obama has a form of blackmail hanging over their heads.

If this was just a simple case of getting caught with their pants down then why not just admit the failure instead of all these kabuki dances around the subject.Why fire Petraeus?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/31/2013 3:49:03 AM     (No. 9673701)

The NY Slimes tried to white wash the Butcher of Benghazi. Nice try; no cigar.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: M2, 12/31/2013 7:47:03 AM     (No. 9673813)

"If you tell a lie long and loud enough, people will eventually start to believe it." -- Adolph Hitler?

That´s what´s going on here. They are going to insist that the video was partly at fault and that Hillary was pure as the wind-driven snow.

When you have actual witnesses to what went on speaking out and saying that Benghazi was a case of deliberate neglect of our people over there, and when they also say that requests for help were consistently ignored over the years, it´s very hard to believe this revisionist rot.

Benghazi was not infiltrated by Al Qaeda, but nonetheless contained grave local threats to American interests. The attack does not appear to have been meticulously planned, but neither was it spontaneous or without warning signs.

What other choices are there? Was it simply NOT "meticulously" planned but just sorta planned? Was it WITH "warning signs"? In any case, the results were devastating and so far, four of our people were killed, promises were made to "bring the perpetrators to justice, which hasn´t happened. Furthermore, the KNOWN perp is walking the streets a free man over there.

How is a sane person supposed to defend any of this with a straight face, especially in light of Hillary´s outburst, "What difference, at this point, does it make?"

Over the course of the next two hours, CIA officials edited the talking points to remove the reference to al Qaeda.

Even if Al Qaeda was not directly responsible under its own name (and I am not saying that´s the case), extremist Islamists carried out a planned, coordinated, well-armed deadly raid.

....and no one is held responsible, especially Hillary whose duty it was to see that protection was afforded our people in Benghazi and elsewhere. It was her job. She flunked.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: peterfleming, 12/31/2013 7:51:30 AM     (No. 9673819)

When highly paid media propagandists cross up other
propagandists, highly paid, or not, highly brainwashed, or not, there is bound to be a confusion and massive disbelief created right before our truth seeking eyes ! The Hilary press and TV indoctrinators are desperately trying to erase the four murders directly attributable to Hilary´s State Department responsibilities.
In direct proportion to the gravity of her outrageous omissive acts, they are all PROTESTING TOO MUCH !

What is certain, Hilary´sBenghaziCrime WILL NOT GO AWAY. The real world finds her guilty of complicit murder and cover up, and unfit for any public office.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MattMusson, 12/31/2013 8:24:22 AM     (No. 9673867)

#4 - I don´t think that was Adolf Hitler who said that. I believe it was Bill Clinton.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Felixcat, 12/31/2013 8:33:29 AM     (No. 9673889)

Although I agree that this was a planned and well calculated attack, even if not, either way, Hillary did a lousy job of protecting her employees.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bubby, 12/31/2013 8:37:25 AM     (No. 9673893)

#5 "The real world finds her guilty of complicit murder and cover up, and unfit for any public office." I would like to think this is true but the "real world" doesn´t include the Democratic Party or many Independents. She has a very good chance of being the next President because the msm will get all this Benghazi attack settled long before the election never to be heard of again anywhere near November 2016. In addition no questions will be asked about Benghazi during any of the debates. the Democrats and msm will make sure of that. As one Lucianne poster said the most admired dead people in 2013 are the four that were killed in Benghazi! How I loath the msm especially the NY Times.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/31/2013 8:38:05 AM     (No. 9673895)

If we ever do find out what was really going on in Benghazi leading up to the attack ( weapons to Syria, a deal for the Blind Sheik, etc ) and find out what really happened that night....I hope it explodes in the media right around 10/1/16.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Rinktum, 12/31/2013 8:50:10 AM     (No. 9673918)

There must be pushback on every article written and every word uttered that wants us to believe anything but the facts regarding Benghazi. Hillary is making a big effort to see if she can put this fire out before she makes the decision to run. If she is unable to convince people that she is innocent, there is no way she will put herself out there. However, if she believes that she and her media lackeys can change the narrative, her political ambition will compel her to run. We must drive a stake in the heart of her Benghazi lie once and for all. Let down for a second and she will be the next president. We must demand the truth. Hillary must be held accountable for Benghazi. If she is, she is dead politically.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Aegedius, 12/31/2013 8:57:07 AM     (No. 9673931)

They couldn´t plan the attack in detail because they did not know when the ambassador would be spending the night there. So, part of it had to be on the spur of the moment.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mulhaven, 12/31/2013 9:29:22 AM     (No. 9673976)

The boneheaded Clinton never deals in the real world of responsibility. For this very limited woman it is propaganda all the time coupled with dirty dealings to make money. She is a simple-minded, self-serving fantasist. The goofballs that come up with lame excuses like the phoney video story have certainly shown their disregard for reality and a great disrespect for the intelligence of people.

This fool Clinton can get away with virtually anything because the pussyfooting politicians are only interested in playing inside ball in the corridors of Washington. Nothing could be more obvious than that a planned attack was made in Benghazi and the White House refused to do anything to stop it. Now, that shouldn´t be too hard to say should it? Forget the motivation, just punish those responsible by exposing them and by taking whatever legal action is available. Forget the "he said", "she said" game. It is a distraction.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: fed-up, 12/31/2013 9:40:21 AM     (No. 9673994)

Agree with previous posters. At this point what difference does it make.. whether it was Al Queda or an offshoot group of TERRORIST? They still planned it and killed our people. And the CIA and the WH and the State Dept all conspired in the coverup.

Dont wait for 2016 to drop a bombshell.. lets get this PIAP banished from our government now.
Time for some members to have the guts to have Watergate style hearings, and put a stake in the heart of this corrupt group now.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: congaree53, 12/31/2013 9:52:03 AM     (No. 9674004)

Zero effect on zero. Doubt anyone cares in 2016 re: Hillary. Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows that 47% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Obama´s job performance. Fifty-one percent (51%) disapprove

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Rama41, 12/31/2013 9:53:24 AM     (No. 9674008)

The only purpose of the NYT article is to neutralize the subject for Hillary, which it will do, both for the LoFos and the MSM.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: strike3, 12/31/2013 10:10:56 AM     (No. 9674032)

"we should have a very serious discussion about how to ensure this never happens again."

The above stupid statement by Vietor has probably been made countless times throughout history. Anytime you put incompetents in charge of serious business, people are going to get killed. Guaranteed.

Barf alert for the picture of hillary. If you haven´t had enough coffee, don´t look. The picture of barack pretending to be working won´t shock you though. It´s something you see every day.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Clinger, 12/31/2013 10:12:12 AM     (No. 9674033)

We desperately need the survivors to take one for their country and speak out. Easy for me to say I know. However, we need them to speak out at the right time so it isn´t "old news" by the election. You know how fickle we are as a nation and how well the spin machine mops up the mess.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/31/2013 10:29:25 AM     (No. 9674059)

I can almost forgive the failure to prevent this event as normal Gubment SNAFU.

What I will NEVER forgive is the failure to scramble all available forces to protect an ambassador and an American complex under fire.

Leon Pannetta, while masquerading as Sec. Def. actually said:"We didn´t send anyone in because we thought it might be dangerous."

This guy really doesn´t ´get´ the whole USMC thingee.....does he ?

Leon, honey, we go in to MAKE IT DANGEROUS.

....for the bad guys

It ain´t dangerous ´til we get there.


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Reply 19 - Posted by: JediJerry, 12/31/2013 10:44:42 AM     (No. 9674082)

To say that Al Qaeda was not behind the Benghazi attack is like saying the NFL is not behind the Super Bowl. What´s going on now is massive brainwashing which will leave a huge shred of doubt among the true believers in Her Wideness the Fresh Princess of Pantsuits in her quest to be President. This is talking point planting in the brain dead minds of the left that believe everything they are told.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jobe, 12/31/2013 11:00:15 AM     (No. 9674115)

The new york times! Incredible! This is, perhaps, the most egregious media lie in my lifetime and I am 68 years old. That a "major" opinion influence could be this brazen in presenting a story so obviously untrue, so completely discredited, so frightfully dishonest is every bit as rotten as anything Goebbels or Hitler ever did.

Many things in this country have gone down hill during my years on this planet, but no segment of life has sunk to the depths as has what we used to call "journalism". I regret having brought my children into a world as corrupted as the world inhabited by the new york times.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: lana720, 12/31/2013 11:30:34 AM     (No. 9674156)

Whenever the term, talking points, is used, think LIES.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Mildred, 12/31/2013 11:56:17 AM     (No. 9674203)

There must be at least one honest person in Washington. Why won´t that person come forward and provide the information so that this whole episode is in the open. We´re intelligent enough to accept the truth. What threats are so great that the one (or more) person will get the truth in front of America. Maybe America doesn´t exist any more. So sad.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Phd, 12/31/2013 12:07:14 PM     (No. 9674214)

My sincere hope is that the survivors and patriots at State at the time will become the Swiftboat Veterans of the ´16 Democrat convention. Bu-bye PIAPS.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 12/31/2013 6:37:01 PM     (No. 9674646)

This NYT article and back-peddling is classic progressivism - confuse and obstruct. Right out of the rules for radicals playbook.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: TruthAndJustice, 12/31/2013 8:28:18 PM     (No. 9674790)

Two points:

Kirkpatrick identified the terrorists as Ansar Al Sharia yet denies AlQaeda was involved.
That is ludicrous as Ansar Al Sharia was founded by Osama BinLaden who was Al Qaeda. Ansar Al Sharia is an AlQaeda organization that Bin Laden felt its very name would inflame Muslims against the USA ...as the name implies -to be against Muslim Sharia Law. Kirkpatrick as the NYT´s Cairo station head knows and is well aware of that fact.

The video was not released internationally until 12 hours after the attack in Benghazi on YouTube.. thus had no impact whatsoever to have caused terrorism.

The fact the NYT´s article was released seems to have been to cause a firestorm ...making one wonder what is on the horizon...that this distraction has been presented. These Marxists in our WH and at Justice are very dangerous and disturbed.

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Hank Aaron’s recent comments about the need for America to realize that racism is still very much alive and thriving — only now due to those who wear “neckties and starched shirts” rather than KKK hoods — has sparked an angry backlash and many fans are turning the tables, calling the baseball legend himself a racist. “Hank Aaron is a s*****g piece of [expletive] [racial slur],” one man said in an email to the Atlanta Braves’ front office, one of the teams Mr. Aaron used to play for, CBS News reported. “My old man instilled in my mind from a

White is not right: Campus admins ask
for help weeding out white people

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Daily Caller, by Robby Soave    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/15/2014 7:47:18 PM     Post Reply
Western Washington University sent a questionnaire to students asking them for advice on how the administration could succeed at making sure that in future years, “we are not as white as we are today.” The question notes that WWU’s racial make up does not perfectly reflect the nation at large, and asks students to consider strategies that other universities have used to focus on skin color as the paramount indicator of a student-applicant’s worth. The president of WWU has stated that his explicit goal is to reduce the white population on campus, according to Campus Reform. “I’ve said before and I’ll say it

If a nuclear bomb exploded in downtown
Washington, what should you do?

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The Week, by Marc Ambinder    Original Article
Posted By: MissMolly- 4/15/2014 4:51:46 AM     Post Reply
Funny question in the headline, yes? But since President Obama worries more about the threat of terrorists´ improvised nuclear device going off in a major American city than anything Russia can throw at us, I was wondering if the government had deigned to share with us citizens any tips for, you know, surviving something their own intelligence points to as the likeliest unlikely Black Swan event. Well, no. And yes. No — very few people in Washington, D.C., who work for the government have any idea what they would do if a 10-kiloton nuclear device exploded at the intersection of 16th and K

Obama taps gay bishop to wrap Easter
Prayer Breakfast with invocation

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
Posted By: jackson- 4/15/2014 9:25:28 AM     Post Reply
When President Obama needed a preacher to fulfill the closing prayer duties at the annual White House Easter Prayer Breakfast, he turned to none other than the Episcopal Church’s first openly gay bishop — who said he was as shocked as anyone at the appointment. The Right Rev. Gene Robinson said in a tweet, accompanied by a photo of Mr. Obama behind a podium at the event: “POTUS ‘preaches’ at the Easter prayer breakfast. Then, out of the blue, asks ME to close with prayer. OMG!” Newsmax said he also emphasized that the words he chose to close the breakfast

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