Carter: My fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner is a “widespread” human-rights violator, you know

posted at 12:01 pm on June 26, 2012 by Ed Morrissey

Every President since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers. Even Bill Clinton ended up tripping over Carter’s idiotic intervention in North Korea, which let Kim Jong-il off the hook that Clinton had carefully crafted.  Now Barack Obama gets to enjoy his predecessor’s political interventions, in this case aimed at Obama specifically:

A former U.S. president is accusing the current president of sanctioning the “widespread abuse of human rights” by authorizingdrone strikes to kill suspected terrorists.

Jimmy Carter, America’s 39 th president, denounced the Obama administration for “clearly violating” 10 of the 30 articles of theUniversal Declaration of Human Rights, writing in a New York Times op-ed on Monday that the “United States is abandoning its role as the global champion of human rights.”

“Instead of making the world safer, America’s violation of international human rights abets our enemies and alienates our friends,” Carter wrote.

The op-ed itself is rather bizarre, including this statement:

Despite an arbitrary rule that any man killed by drones is declared an enemy terrorist, the death of nearby innocent women and children is accepted as inevitable.

Er, what?  No one has ever suggested that people other than terrorists don’t get killed by drone strikes, and there is no “rule” that declares all the dead as terrorists — although I’m sure that some would like to believe it.  But that’s the nature of any kind of bombing, not just those conducted by drones.  Arguably, drone strikes can limit the “collateral damage” of other bombing techniques with hyper-accurate targeting and stealthy approaches, which is not to say mistakes aren’t made.  The US and Pakistan got into a row over the deaths of two dozen Pakistani soldiers from a misdirected strike last year, for instance.

Why conduct the bombing at all, if civilians are at risk?  For the past eleven years, the US position has been that terrorist networks declared war on the US, and that we will pursue them militarily and economically, using all tools at our disposal.  We further warned nations that shelter terrorist networks (willingly or unwillingly) that we would not respect their sovereignty when used as a shield to hide these combatants in a war they declared on us.  Civilian deaths occur in every war (in other words, “inevitable”), but they result in these cases from the nature of the terrorists, who hide among civilians while conducting their war against us.  The only other option in that case is to do nothing, a policy which anyone familiar with Carter’s presidency will recognize.  This, by the way, is the true definition of the Bush Doctrine, which Obama has followed.

Don’t like drone strikes?  Get rid of your terrorists.  Otherwise, we intend to defeat the terrorist networks that declared war on the US and succeeded in murdering nearly 3,000 Americans on 9/11.  Those networks grew into lethal form long before we stated targeting them with drone strikes, something that Carter’s trite and insipid argument that “the great escalation in drone attacks has turned aggrieved families toward terrorist organizations” ignores.  In fact, it’s a lot more true that Carter’s year-long demonstration of impotence at the hands of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini boosted jihadi recruitment a lot more than drone strikes ever did.

Thankfully, Carter’s fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner doesn’t appear inclined at this point to adopt Carter’s idiotic foreign policy.


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WTG Jimmah!

ted c on June 26, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Awesome

OmahaConservative on June 26, 2012 at 12:04 PM

ROFL

Bishop on June 26, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Trying in vain to keep his title as “Worst President Evah”

VegasRick on June 26, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Every President sane American citizen with an IQ over 40 since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers.

MessesWithTexas on June 26, 2012 at 12:06 PM

Oh, wonderful! A critique from one failure (Carter) to another (Obama)…

zoyclem on June 26, 2012 at 12:06 PM

Looks like Jimmy is trying to prove that actually he is not the worst president of all time……..

Elchasebo on June 26, 2012 at 12:07 PM

…oh wow!…JugEars has Jimmah and B J in his corner!

KOOLAID2 on June 26, 2012 at 12:07 PM

I’m sure we’ll have decades of Obama doing the same act once his administration has been shown the door. So we’ll have that to look forward to, ugh.

Maybe he’ll join forces with Carter for a whirlwind tour of “America Sucks/Bad Idea Expo.”

Meric1837 on June 26, 2012 at 12:07 PM

Every President since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers.
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Red peanuts….awesome!

canopfor on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Ed, perfect thread title!

Yesterday I found this to be the biggest of all ironies, that Carter finds Obama’s USA violating human rights.

God is great to moron Carter…he is given to live, to see his 2nd worst president in history realized.

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done. It sort of besmirches the Nobel prizes won by my beloved Toni Morrison and Dr. King.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Can’t someone just ship that old dog to the closest bingo hall?

STFU you idiot!

search4truth on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Jiminy has spoken, alas, again….

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:09 PM

Why should Romney spend any money when Carter and Clinton will do it at no charge ?

Jabberwock on June 26, 2012 at 12:09 PM

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canopfor on June 26, 2012 at 12:10 PM

With Jimmah it is all about promoting Jimmah the Righteous.

With Obama it is all about Obama the Righteous.

They are a couple of typical superior self-righteous socialists, perfect shining examples of their type — the overgrown self-centered self-involved self-promoting adolescent.

farsighted on June 26, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Don’t forget that Jimmah also stepped on Clinton in Haiti, too, preventing a clean-up of that snake pit.

But look on the bright side. As vindictive as The Won is, maybe he’ll give Jimmah Peanut the Chicago treatment.

No Truce With Kings on June 26, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Reverse future karma — somewhere out there, there’s a 15-year-old future chief executive who’s going to get called racist by former Democratic President Barack Obama sometime around 2050 (which will likely be no different than the same treatment President Romney’s going to get from Obama in 2013…)

jon1979 on June 26, 2012 at 12:11 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done. It sort of besmirches the Nobel prizes won by my beloved Toni Morrison and Dr. King.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM | Delete | Delete and Ban

Wool, meet eyes !

Jabberwock on June 26, 2012 at 12:11 PM

Thankfully, Carter’s fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner doesn’t appear inclined at this point to adopt Carter’s idiotic foreign policy.

He has enough trouble keeping up with his own idiotic foreign policy, but now I know without a doubt the drone strikes are correct and acceptable. Whatever Carter says, do the opposite and you’ll always be right.

NotCoach on June 26, 2012 at 12:11 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done. It sort of besmirches the Nobel prizes won by my beloved Toni Morrison and Dr. King.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Apples and oranges, your stupidity knows no limits…Toni Morrison got her Nobel Prize for Literature, what does that have to do with the Nobel Prize for Peace???

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:12 PM

In other words, Carter is saying……

Stop comparing me to Obama!

Reggie1971 on June 26, 2012 at 12:12 PM

A former U.S. president is accusing the current president of sanctioning the “widespread abuse of human rights” by authorizing drone strikes to kill suspected terrorists.

Pot meet pan. Allowing the Islamists to take over Iran directly led to massive human rights violations all over the middle east.

chemman on June 26, 2012 at 12:12 PM

A former U.S. president is accusing the current president of sanctioning the “widespread abuse of human rights” by authorizingdrone strikes to kill suspected terrorists peanut farmer-former President.

There fixed it!

The Rock on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Carter/Obama 2016

BobMbx on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

The two worst presidents in modern history look good together.

They should actually pose for pictures:

1. pointing and laughing at the constitution.

2. flipping off job creators.

3. pickpocketing random citizens.

Maybe they could go on a “presidential comedy tour” after obumbles is retired in Nov.

Tim_CA on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Libfree-
They’ve given quite a few to rather undeserving individuals.

BadgerHawk on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Jimmy has more problems than Carters has pills. Which is deliciously ironic.

Tennman on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

The question is…is he a useful idiot, or just an idiot?

Blacksoda on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Rats/sinking ship.

Some dis-assembly required.

Joe Mama on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

Carter blasts a big hole into “Obama is the greatest CiC in history” meme.

Is Carter a racist?

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:13 PM

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM | Delete | Delete and Ban

Sorry. That was for Obama only.
Morrison and Dr. King were great calls by the committee.

Jabberwock on June 26, 2012 at 12:14 PM

Every President sane American citizen with an IQ over 40 since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers.

MessesWithTexas on June 26, 2012 at 12:06 PM

Well, that could have well been within the realm of possibility had Gingrich won he GOP nomination and the WH eventually :)…

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:15 PM

Somebody notify Attack Watch!

mankai on June 26, 2012 at 12:16 PM

Don’t forget that Jimmah also stepped on Clinton in Haiti, too, preventing a clean-up of that snake pit.

But look on the bright side. As vindictive as The Won is, maybe he’ll give Jimmah Peanut the Chicago treatment.

No Truce With Kings on June 26, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Carter is still proud of his efforts for Robert Mugabe.

I wonder how many people in that African nation would thank Carter for that. (People killed by Mugabe are automatic no’s)

BobMbx on June 26, 2012 at 12:16 PM

2012, Nov. will be 1980, Nov.

Carter will esplode, for a 2nd time and Rosalynn will cry, again.

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:17 PM

I didn’t realize that Jimmy Carter hates black people.

/

mankai on June 26, 2012 at 12:17 PM

Jimmy Carter, America’s 39 th president, denounced the Obama administration for “clearly violating” 10 of the 30 articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

In his defense, Obummer probably doesn’t even know there was such as thing as the “Universal Declaration of Human Rights” — I certainly didn’t.

KS Rex on June 26, 2012 at 12:18 PM

It’s truly mindboggling that there are two people that have been President that can make Clinton actually look good.

Flange on June 26, 2012 at 12:18 PM

Instead of making the world safer, America’s violation of international human rights abets our enemies and alienates our friends,” Carter wrote.

Well, given that Carter considered Saddam Hussein, Hugo Chavez and Kim Jong-Il to be friends, I’m actually okay with alienating our friends.

OrbeaRider66 on June 26, 2012 at 12:18 PM

The second-worst president ever criticizing the worst president ever? I’ve got no beef with that.

The Rogue Tomato on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Carter v. Obama… is there a way that I can root for both sides to lose this match?

morganfrost on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Carter: My fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner is a “widespread” human-rights violator, you know
=========================

Wait a tic,sumpin reeks to high Democrat H*ll.

Me thinks yesterday,Hopey was worried about
Civil Rights Violations in Arizona….hmmmmm!!

canopfor on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM | Delete

+ 6 billion

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

His raving dementia, dhimmitude, and socialist lunacy aside, Carter was a humble, frugal, and relatively honest individual whom you wouldn’t hesitate to shake hands with. Just trying to imagine what Hussein Ogabe will turn into come January gives me nightmares.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

That moral equivalent of war (meow) has some pretty sharp teeth.

Windsweeping on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done. It sort of besmirches the Nobel prizes won by my beloved Toni Morrison and Dr. King.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Dr. King? That Uncle Tom thought that we shouldn’t judge people by the color of their skin. Now how is Affirmative Action and race-baiting gonna work if just did that?

You wanna put Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton outta jobs?

/

mankai on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

“Er, what? No one has ever suggested that people other than terrorists don’t get killed by drone strikes, and there is no “rule” that declares all the dead as terrorists — although I’m sure that some would like to believe it. But that’s the nature of any kind of bombing, not just those conducted by drones. ”

Actually, Carter is correct. The Obama administration has instituted a policy that any male of adult age killed by a drone strike that is within a certain distance of a known terrorist is declared an enemy combatant (after the fact).

The purpose is to increase the enemy combatant killed number and the civilian casualty number down in the newspaper articles that parrot the talking points of the administration. Under Bush, that was not true, hence greater civilian casaulties under Bush was a consequence of more honest accounting.

Hence, every liberal’s tactic of guilt by association is taken to its logical extreme.

You can argue the legitimacy of the policy, Ed, and that is good discussion.

But you can’t dismiss Carter is right in that narrow point – or that there is something Orwellian about declaring someone killed by bombs an enemy by proximity to an enemy. Or that this attitude is generally revealing about the administration’s attitude toward misinformation flow.

Could have been a pizza delivery guy, after all. Or a kebab delivery guy. (But definitely not a BBQ Pork ribs delivery guy). But they were guilty of terror by being near the scene.

As much as I am not a fan of Carter, I do like seeing him heckle the One – and as he has a greater chance of elevating insane lefties as to some of the administration’s hypocrisy and misleading dealings, that is a good thing. Voter enthusiasm and all.

(And my apologies if I seem to make light of what is otherwise a serious topic of terror, death, and national interest with a pork BBQ joke).

PrincetonAl on June 26, 2012 at 12:20 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

+ 6 billion

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

I’ll see your Obama’s Nobel and raise you to Yassir Arafat’s. Norwegian bozos who came up with that one should have been institutionalized.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:21 PM

Carter attacks Obama from the left like a deranged bunny!

novaculus on June 26, 2012 at 12:22 PM

PrincetonAl on June 26, 2012 at 12:20 PM

Beat me to it, and said it better than I would have.

notropis on June 26, 2012 at 12:23 PM

2 peas in a pod :)

Conservative4ev on June 26, 2012 at 12:24 PM

Every President since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers.

Those of us one day hoping to colonize Mars join with Mars itself in objecting to any suggestion that James Earl Carter Jr ever be allowed to step foot on Mars, and we demand an immediate apology for the suggestion…

SWalker on June 26, 2012 at 12:24 PM

Princeton Al already covered this, so consider this my concurring opinion.

I’ll add the citation:

It is also because Mr. Obama embraced a disputed method for counting civilian casualties that did little to box him in. It in effect counts all military-age males in a strike zone as combatants, according to several administration officials, unless there is explicit intelligence posthumously proving them innocent.

It’s buried on page 3 of the online version of the 05/29/2012 NYT article about Obama’s kill list (“Secret ‘Kill List’ Proves a Test of Obama’s Principles and Will”). Guess it got lost in the kerfuffle about leaks.

Darth Hippie on June 26, 2012 at 12:24 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done. It sort of besmirches the Nobel prizes won by my beloved Toni Morrison and Dr. King.
libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Dumber than giving it to Yassar Arafat?

jawkneemusic on June 26, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Carter and obama – two turds in a bucket.

Pork-Chop on June 26, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Incompetent former President……..lectures LAWLESS President.

Nice.

PappyD61 on June 26, 2012 at 12:26 PM

I’ll see your Obama’s Nobel and raise you to Yassir Arafat’s. Norwegian bozos who came up with that one should have been institutionalized.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:21 PM | Delete

+ 6 and 1 billion

Schadenfreude on June 26, 2012 at 12:27 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

You’re referring to the one they gave O’bama, right?

Right?

Del Dolemonte on June 26, 2012 at 12:28 PM

you can’t dismiss Carter is right

Carter being right about anything … words I never thought I’d ever read or, more frighteningly, agree with.

The world can end … narrow point or not … I just agreed with Jimmy Carter.

I need a shower.

OrbeaRider66 on June 26, 2012 at 12:28 PM

I’ll see your Obama’s Nobel and raise you to Yassir Arafat’s. Norwegian bozos who came up with that one should have been institutionalized.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:21 PM | Delete

What about Gore and Wamgari -WHite-People-Created-HIV-to-Kill-Black -People Maathai???…

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:29 PM

Wangari that is..

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:30 PM

The only thing I can think of that I like about Obama’s foreign policy is the drone strikes…..so there’s that.

Dr Evil on June 26, 2012 at 12:32 PM

Wow. This is really your position, Ed?

Dante on June 26, 2012 at 12:32 PM

I’ll see your Obama’s Nobel and raise you to Yassir Arafat’s. Norwegian bozos who came up with that one should have been institutionalized.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:21 PM | Delete

What about Gore and Wamgari -WHite-People-Created-HIV-to-Kill-Black -People Maathai???…

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:29 PM

The wieners in Norway have no moral compass, it’s not surprising that those Marxists heap laudatory awards on fools, buffoons and vile actors.

SWalker on June 26, 2012 at 12:33 PM

Jabberwock on June 26, 2012 at 12:14 PM

I’ve been re-reading Morrison’s novels this summer, the woman is a genius.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:33 PM

His raving dementia, dhimmitude, and socialist lunacy aside, Carter was a humble, frugal, and relatively honest individual whom you wouldn’t hesitate to shake hands with. Just trying to imagine what Hussein Ogabe will turn into come January gives me nightmares.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Agreed on all counts. I also admired Carter for making no bones about being a born-again Christian. Although I’ve come to learn that his definition of Christian doctrine is very different from mine, that still impressed me.

KS Rex on June 26, 2012 at 12:33 PM

Dumber than giving it to Yassar Arafat?

jawkneemusic on June 26, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Thankfully, Carter’s fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner doesn’t appear inclined at this point to adopt Carter’s idiotic foreign policy.

Well, they did both abet the transformation of moderate, secular Middle East nations into Islamofascist nations.

itsnotaboutme on June 26, 2012 at 12:35 PM

Lillian Gordy Carter (August 15, 1898 – October 30, 1983) was the mother of Jimmy Carter. This is one of my favorite quotes from her:

“Sometimes when I look at all my children, I say to myself, “Lillian, you should have stayed a virgin.””

There’s really nothing I could add.

oldleprechaun on June 26, 2012 at 12:36 PM

A former U.S. president is accusing the current president of sanctioning the “widespread abuse of human rights” by authorizingdrone strikes to kill suspected terrorists.

Is there really someone who disagrees with this? Not treied, not proven, not convicted, but suspected. This is an upside-down, 1984 world here at HotAir.

Dante on June 26, 2012 at 12:36 PM

His raving dementia, dhimmitude, and socialist lunacy aside, Carter was a humble, frugal, and relatively honest individual whom you wouldn’t hesitate to shake hands with. Just trying to imagine what Hussein Ogabe will turn into come January gives me nightmares.

Archivarix on June 26, 2012 at 12:19 PM

..into Hussein Mugabe most likely…

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:37 PM

At least he closed Gitmo and ended the Patriot Act.

/

mankai on June 26, 2012 at 12:37 PM

Hey, it’s not our fault if we murder innocent civilians. It’s the terrorists’ fault!

Dante on June 26, 2012 at 12:38 PM

Dumber than giving it to Yassar Arafat?

jawkneemusic on June 26, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Since Israel is not and never has been an apartheid state, what you are really stating here is your support for Anti-Semitic racist beliefs and behavior, thanks for clarifying that you racist Anti-Semitic puke.

SWalker on June 26, 2012 at 12:38 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

The brainwashing is apparently complete.

Go ask Arabs privately if they’d rather live in Syria, Egypt, Libya, Jordan or in that Apartheid state of Israel.

mankai on June 26, 2012 at 12:38 PM

Darth Hippie on June 26, 2012 at 12:24 PM

Yep. I agree. Obama diddled with the terrorist definition criteria in order to make it look like fewer civilians
were being killed. He’s always thinkin’.

a capella on June 26, 2012 at 12:39 PM

That just shows you what a Nobel Peace prize is worth! NADA

SgtRed on June 26, 2012 at 12:39 PM

That Nobel Prize was one of the dumbest things the committee has done.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Which one?

Esthier on June 26, 2012 at 12:40 PM

Trying in vain to keep his title as “Worst President Evah”

VegasRick on June 26, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Maybe.

But “Worst FORMER President Evah”?
WINNING!

connertown on June 26, 2012 at 12:40 PM

Dumber than giving it to Yassar Arafat?

jawkneemusic on June 26, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

You. Annot be this stupid…Arafat was awarded the Noble Priize jointly with Rabin and Peres in 1994…so much for a repudiation of the ‘israeli apartheid state, you imbecile…

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Tsk. Tsk. When are they going to DO something about all this Democrat on Democrat violence?

My collie says:

You mean before or after Brak phones in a drone strike on Plains, Georgia?

Another gutsy call, eh?

CyberCipher on June 26, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Fascist? check
Anti-semite? check

You may be a NAZI libfree.

tom daschle concerned on June 26, 2012 at 12:42 PM

Every President since Jimmy Carter left office has had reason to wish that Jimmy Carter had left the planet, too, perhaps to colonize Mars for future peanut farmers

…hope Newt don’t read this…his wife would pull her hair out!

KOOLAID2 on June 26, 2012 at 12:42 PM

Wonder Twin powers, activate!

NoFanofLibs on June 26, 2012 at 12:43 PM

and there is no “rule” that declares all the dead as terrorists — although I’m sure that some would like to believe it.

Ed, Carter isn’t too far off here about Obama’s policy. Carter didn’t say that all the dead from a drone strike are terrorists. He said “any man” is. According to AP’s post below about the NYT article on drones, the CIA considers any military age male in a strike zone to be an enemy combatant.

http://hotair.com/archives/2012/05/29/nyt-obama-personally-overseeing-u-s-intels-al-qaeda-kill-list/

Mark1971 on June 26, 2012 at 12:43 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

There’s just so much stupid wrapped up in that comment that one doesn’t know where to start.

slickwillie2001 on June 26, 2012 at 12:44 PM

Trying in vain to keep his title as “Worst President Evah”

VegasRick on June 26, 2012 at 12:05 PM

I dunno, it’s neck & neck right now, but for vastly different reasons, overlapped by incompetency

ICanSeeNovFromMyHouse on June 26, 2012 at 12:45 PM

First Clinton, now Carter, the night of long knives in North Carolina approaching?

Difficultas_Est_Imperium on June 26, 2012 at 12:45 PM

I missed it. Is there an Every Ex-President Against Obama campaign committee?

de rigueur on June 26, 2012 at 12:47 PM

‘human rights’ and ‘war’ don’t mix well.

faraway on June 26, 2012 at 12:47 PM

My collie says:

You mean before or after Brak phones in a drone strike on Plains, Georgia?
Another gutsy call, eh?

CyberCipher on June 26, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Heh. I wonder if this would be leaked.

a capella on June 26, 2012 at 12:48 PM

A former U.S. president is accusing the current president of sanctioning the “widespread abuse of human rights” by authorizingdrone strikes to kill suspected terrorists.

Translation: This 0bama guy is waaay suckier than I ever hoped to be…so get off my back!

NY Conservative on June 26, 2012 at 12:49 PM

First Clinton, now Carter, the night of long knives in North Carolina approaching?

Difficultas_Est_Imperium on June 26, 2012 at 12:45 PM

If you want to go in that direction, I think a Reichstag Fire event is more likely.

slickwillie2001 on June 26, 2012 at 12:49 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

SImon Peres, YItzhak Rabin and Arafat were awarded the Nobel Prize jointly in 1994, retard…how could it have been a repudiafion of the ‘Israel apartheid State’ when two of the recipients were fhe Israeli PM and the future Israeli president? Why do the dims send all the retarded trolls at HA?? No troll with a brain left??

jimver on June 26, 2012 at 12:50 PM

Carter and his fumbling in the Middle East did more to bring about our present state of world-wide Islamic terrorism than any president before or since.

Socratease on June 26, 2012 at 12:52 PM

He won’t do it but The One could easily turn this into a win. He just has to be publicly questioned about it then say “well, if Jimmy Carter is criticising me, I must be doing something right.”

edshepp on June 26, 2012 at 12:53 PM

Arafat’s Nobel is a massive repudiation of the Isreali apartheid state, in which case I support it.

libfreeordie on June 26, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Israel is majority black? Who knew?

faraway on June 26, 2012 at 12:54 PM

Carter has a point this time (although he overstates it).
Who died and made Obama God?

According to Obama’s own leak…, he alone is the judge, jury, and executioner.

I agree with Carter on this one, but that’s only because I’m a racist.
/s

RedManBlueState on June 26, 2012 at 12:58 PM

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