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#Benghazi: consulate staff pleaded for help during attack

Posted by: Phineas on November 20, 2013 at 3:20 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s enough to make one want to punch a wall in frustration: State Department employees at the Benghazi compound knew they were in a death trap and made a series of radio distress calls to the CIA annex during the terror assault last year, according to congressional sources familiar with recent testimony […]

 

#Benghazi: attackers knew where the “secret” safe room was

Posted by: Phineas on November 15, 2013 at 12:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas As if we needed more proof that there was no way this was the product of some “spontaneous” demonstration in protest against a video hardly anyone saw, one of the survivors has testified that the jihadis knew their way around the compound, including where the ambassador’s “safe room” was: The terrorists who […]

 

Unhappy with Obama, Saudi Arabia refuses UN security council seat (Update)

Posted by: Phineas on October 19, 2013 at 2:50 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Oh, they said it was because of the general ineffectiveness of he United Nations in the various crises in the region, but, really, the KSA is ticked off at the Obama administration for its bumbling mishandling of Syria, Iran, Egypt, Iran, and Iran. (You might notice a bit of a focus in […]

 

US, Russia, reach sham deal over Syrian chemical weapons

Posted by: Phineas on September 15, 2013 at 2:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas With John Kerry as our lead negotiator, so you know it’s good: The United States and Russia agreed Saturday on an outline for the identification and seizure of Syrian chemical weapons and said Syria must turn over an accounting of its arsenal within a week. The agreement will be backed by a […]

 

If Obama-Putin were a boxing match, it would have been stopped on a TKO

Posted by: Phineas on September 10, 2013 at 7:31 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Or if it were T-Ball, the 10-run rule would have been invoked to save Obama’s pride. Remember how I mentioned that Obama had leaped at an offer from Putin to settle the Syrian chemical weapons crisis? Well, just as Charlie Obama was ready to kick that football through the goalposts in his […]

 

Spinning so fast I’m dizzy: Obamabots claim Obama’s strength forced Putin and Assad to negotiate

Posted by: Phineas on September 10, 2013 at 2:33 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Wow. This, I think, wins the award for brass, even for this administration. From “Baghdad” Jay Carney: “…And let’s be clear. What we’re seeing with the Russian proposal and the Syrian reaction has only come about because of the threat of — the credible threat of U.S. military action. Before this morning, […]

 

#Syria (Video) Why we went to war in Iraq

Posted by: Phineas on September 10, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas While the world waits to see if Obama will get his war …no…  warning shot across the bow …er… targeted, limited attack …umm… Wait! I got it!… “unbelievably small, limited kind of effort,” or if Vladimir Putin (!!) will save him from being mocked, comparisons inevitably come up to our invasion and […]

 

Ever get the feeling @BarackObama does not want the #Syria resolution passed?

Posted by: Phineas on September 9, 2013 at 1:20 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I mean, why else would you include in your “full-court press” of members of Congress a known liar (1) like Susan Rice? From John Fund: Up until now, the White House lobbying effort has been dismal. In an astonishing display of either ignorance or brazenness, the White House will mark the first anniversary of the […]

 

Delusional: Obama admin thought they could convince Iran to abandon #Syria

Posted by: Phineas on September 7, 2013 at 12:01 pm » 13 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I think this is final proof that The One and his band of happy progressives have been into the wrong mushrooms. According to Samantha Power, our UN Ambassador and key mind behind the fatuous “Responsibility to Protect” doctrine of humanitarian intervention (1), thought that a UN report on Syria’s use of chemical weapons […]

 

Before we trust John McCain’s judgment on #Syria…

Posted by: Phineas on September 6, 2013 at 2:59 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Senator McCain said in Arizona this weekend that he was “unalterably opposed” to using American ground forces –“boots on the ground”– in Syria. Andy McCarthy thought that sounded familiar and recalled that John McCain also said he was “unalterably opposed” to Muslim Brotherhood participation in Egypt’s post-Mubarak government. Right before he became in […]