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Credulous and Tendentious on Benghazi
National Review Online, by Editorial

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 12/31/2013 5:11:19 PM

The New York Times has published a strange but unsurprising account of the attacks that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012 — strange in that it presents the explanations and testimony of terrorists involved in the attack without comment or context, and unsurprising because that account supports the narrative the Obama administration aggressively promoted for weeks after the massacre. The first of the Grey Lady’s two key findings: “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,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 12/31/2013 5:22:11 PM     (No. 9674562)

Bechtel praised the N´Slimes´ account of this on The Five yesterday. That says it all.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 12/31/2013 5:49:12 PM     (No. 9674584)

Did Jayson Blair do the research?
/s off/

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