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(Video) #Benghazi — why it matters

Posted by: Phineas on June 19, 2014 at 3:48 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Aside from owing a true accounting to the memories of the dead lost there and their survivors, the truth about the Benghazi massacre matters because of two words: “competence” and “character.”  Bill Whittle explains: Remember, one of the two top American officials mentioned in the video plainly desires to be President of […]

 

#Benghazi attackers used State Dept. phones the night of the attack

Posted by: Phineas on June 12, 2014 at 3:30 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And we overheard them doing it. If anyone still believes Hillary’s story about blaming a YouTube video based on the best information they had at the time, that person is either dumber than a rock, or hoping for a job in a possible Hillary administration. Via Bret Baier and James Rosen: The […]

 

27 years ago today: “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!”

Posted by: ST on June 12, 2014 at 2:27 pm » Comments Off

June 12, 1987 – one of many memorable, hugely important moments in the history of President Ronald Reagan – and the world: General Secretary Gorbachev, if you seek peace, if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, if you seek liberalization: Come here to this gate! Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate! Mr. […]

 

#DDay70 veteran parachutes from plane 70 years after doing it the first time

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2014 at 9:27 am » Comments Off

What an awesome story! (via) Normandy, France (CNN) – Jim “Pee Wee” Martin acted like he’d been here before, like jumping from a plane is as easy as falling off a log. Maybe that’s because he had — 70 years ago. “I’m feeling fine,” Martin told reporters moments after landing in a French field. “… It […]

 

(Video) Hitler and Chamberlain, Putin and Obama

Posted by: Phineas on June 2, 2014 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas (Photo via Israel Matzav) I’ve been saying for years, almost since the Jihadi War began, that the state of international relations gives me a “1930s vibe,” a feeling that we may be on a path toward another World War. That feeling has come and gone as the years passed, as I’m sure it did for […]

 

Hillary: House GOP is “playing politics” on the backs of dead #Benghazi Americans

Posted by: ST on May 30, 2014 at 8:53 am » 5 Comments

Just in case you thought possible 2016 presidential contender La Clinton was going to maintain a moderate tone on the issue that is turning into her defining moment as Sec. of State, her upcoming book makes it clear she most definitely will not: “I will not be a part of a political slugfest on the […]

 

Team Clinton ‘worried’ about #Benghazi investigation, pushed for Dems on panel

Posted by: ST on May 22, 2014 at 9:32 am » 2 Comments

The Politico reports that in spite of the grandstanding of several House Democrats in response to the creation of the Benghazi special committee led by Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC), Team Clinton played a large role in getting them to agree to participate: Hillary Clinton’s world was so worried about a Republican investigation of the Benghazi […]

 

CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker: Our network has no shame whatsoever

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2014 at 9:32 am » 3 Comments

There’s really no other way to interpret Zucker’s remarks, as quoted from a Monday interview he did with thew New York Times – which was recorded by Capital New York (via): Last night, CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker gave a hint of where the network will go next now thats its two-plus-month coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight […]

 

Eleanor Clift doubles down on #Benghazi “smoke inhalation death” stupidity

Posted by: ST on May 15, 2014 at 1:32 pm » 3 Comments

Still acting in the role of human shield for possible 2016 contender Hillary Clinton, liberal commentator Eleanor Clift is standing by her remarks that Ambassador Chris Stevens wasn’t ‘technically’ murdered in Benghazi: A longtime political pundit under fire for claiming the American ambassador to Libya was not “murdered” in Benghazi is standing by her claim […]

 

The Democrats’ rationale for boycotting the #Benghazi committee just died

Posted by: Phineas on May 13, 2014 at 5:35 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Oh, they might still try it, though I think they’d be dumb to do so (1), especially when Obama’s former Secretary of Defense and Deputy Director of the CIA say they welcome it: But Panetta and Morell, noting the attack has been subject to many investigations already, said they welcome the latest […]