Good news from Jay Carney: These protests are directed at an offensive movie, not at the United States

posted at 6:41 pm on September 14, 2012 by Allahpundit

Via Mediaite. I’m not sure how to square this with the fact that in Tunisia today they were chanting, “Obama, Obama, we are all Osamas,” since I’m pretty sure the Egyptian Copt who produced the Mohammed movie isn’t named “Obama.” Oh well. Erick Erickson puts it nicely:

Go look at the map of today’s protests assembled by the Atlantic. To the extent that anyone involved actually cares about the movie, what they care about is the fact that the U.S. government refuses to censor it. The government would like to censor it, clearly, but they’re barred by the First Amendment; Islamist totalitarians have trouble with that concept, though, so they’re holding the White House responsible for the film’s publication despite Carney’s obsequious stammering over how mean and disgusting and reprehensible and awful it is. They’re protesting the idea of free speech, in other words, which is supposed to be — supposed to be — “U.S. policy.”

But that assumes that you take their declared anger over the movie at face value. Why should you? According to U.S. intel, the attack on the Benghazi consulate was pre-planned and unrelated to the protest over the movie outside the building, except to the extent that it used the latter as a diversion for security. As noted the other night, the storming of the embassy in Cairo was quite likely tolerated by Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood not because they care about the movie but because they’re looking to impress Egyptians by defying America and to impress Salafists who think they’re not puritanical enough. Tellingly, after Obama phoned Morsi to complain and no doubt to remind him that Egypt still needs economic help from the U.S., the Brotherhood decided to cancel today’s planned protests. That’s how much they “care” about the movie. Islamist cretins have their own political agendas and know how to exploit pretexts to advance them; the movie may be in the mix as a way of getting people out into the street, but if they didn’t have that, they’d find something else. In an odd way, Carney’s shtick here gives the Morsis of the Middle East less credit than they deserve for being savvy political actors. And it gives Americans less credit than they deserve by thinking they’ll believe that if we could just do away with free speech that insults Mohammed, some of the anti-Americanism might go away too.


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Of course it is not the “Ones” fault. He inherited the world’s problems that Bush did not solve and they were worse than he thought. So four years later, we are worse off both financially and diplomatically, than the day he took office. We all know that it would have been much worse if the Messiah had not been elected, no really.

mediamime on September 14, 2012 at 10:34 PM

Oddly enough, every Democrat I’ve heard today has immediately jumped into their, “this is all because of the video” talking points. Can’t wait to see how much time they devote to the “video” before they pivot to trashing Romney on the Sunday shows.

BettyRuth on September 14, 2012 at 10:40 PM

The most egregious and completely asinine statement today sadly came from our Sect of State—-Hillary Clinton—who used this movie trailer as the pathetic excuse while eulogizing our fallen Patriots. For this she must resign.

(Spits profusely)

Rovin on September 14, 2012 at 7:10 PM

And wasn’t it next to the caskets of those she could have helped, but didn’t?

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Conveniently, the Benghazi attack has been designated an ‘ongoing investigation’
THEREFORE, forget asking State Department about it.

pambi on September 14, 2012 at 10:22 PM

European papers will dig out the facts, and we will know the truth about what happened from them sooner and more accurately than we can hope to get from the moron Eric Holder.

slickwillie2001 on September 14, 2012 at 10:45 PM

And wasn’t it next to the caskets of those she could have helped, but didn’t?

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Yes, yes it was. At the casket prop photo op obama campaign stop. So unbelievable. I was spitting all afternoon!

dont taze me bro on September 14, 2012 at 10:46 PM

Oddly enough, every Democrat I’ve heard today has immediately jumped into their, “this is all because of the video” talking points. Can’t wait to see how much time they devote to the “video” before they pivot to trashing Romney on the Sunday shows.

BettyRuth on September 14, 2012 at 10:40 PM

They’ve got to, BettyRuth,

Because it’s all about spiking Bin Laden at their convention.

itsspideyman on September 14, 2012 at 10:46 PM

John Bolton swatted away this Carney bug on Greta as if he was an annoying ant ruining Bolton’s picnic. It was poetry.

Marcus on September 14, 2012 at 10:26 PM

I LOVE John Bolton! This mas has balls the size of bowling balls. I pray he is our next Sec’y of State. We have a lot of cr@p to clean up, and he is the man…

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 10:46 PM

Yes, yes it was. At the casket prop photo op obama campaign stop. So unbelievable. I was spitting all afternoon!

dont taze me bro on September 14, 2012 at 10:46 PM

I didn’t actually see it, but heard the description.

I can’t imagine who thought that would be a good “optic”.

But then again we’re dealing with freaking delusional demoncrats that can only see the next election, which is becoming further, and further, from their nasty little claws.

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 10:51 PM

You know who he reminds me of? This guy.

You remember Baghdad Bob, right? The guy who was on TV saying, “There are no American infidels in Baghdad. Never!” as American tanks rolled past him.

That is what this WH has become, Baghdad Bob. We should start calling Jay Carney “Baghdad Jay”. The guy who tries to convince you that what you see going on behind him isn’t real.

ramrants on September 14, 2012 at 10:53 PM

Ramrants, I was just going to say the same thing.

Can we just refer to this Jay fellow as Baghdad Bob 2.0 from now on?

He made Rush nuts today on his show. Rush said this guy insults his intelligence.

karenhasfreedom on September 14, 2012 at 10:57 PM

Last I heard American policy is not funding for terrorist countries. When will this administration plan to uphold our policy and cut them off from our US taxpayer funded money that they are not entitled to receive?

wubu on September 14, 2012 at 11:05 PM

ramrants on September 14, 2012 at 10:53 PM

Wow! That’s a blast from the past, and not a good one.

I had forgotten him, early dementia I’m sure.

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 11:12 PM

Honestly, how many of the rioters across Africa and Europe do you think were sitting in their huts surfing You Tube?

USCitizen on September 14, 2012 at 11:28 PM

vaJayJay Carney: Queefin’ out more talking points for the O.

Laura in Maryland on September 14, 2012 at 11:46 PM

when I grow up, I want to be a headline writer for Hot Air.

redmama on September 15, 2012 at 12:09 AM

nuance nuisance

sonnyspats1 on September 15, 2012 at 12:20 AM

Did he say anything about the chocolate ration?

claudius on September 15, 2012 at 12:48 AM

This chick is not a very good press secretary.

The Notorious G.O.P on September 15, 2012 at 1:26 AM

More projection from the Obama mouth-piece. “Mr. President, the seventh century is on the line.”

LizardLips on September 15, 2012 at 2:34 AM

Give Baracky another peace prize!

tbear44 on September 15, 2012 at 3:09 AM

They assaulted the US embassy.

Is that yours or the movie producers?

Wake up, idiots.

Karmashock on September 15, 2012 at 3:11 AM

OK, so let’s send Jay Boy over there to meet personally with these murdering perverts.

What could go wrong?

Dr. ZhivBlago on September 15, 2012 at 4:49 AM

“Oh well.”

AllahP, are you on drugs?

Oh Well… only one AMBASSADOR, two SEALs and one civilian are dead.

Ugly on September 15, 2012 at 5:58 AM

You got your wish.

JetBoy on September 14, 2012 at 7:29 PM
I don’t think people really thought it would be this bad…but if they sit home this time…well they deserve what they get,it is just too damn bad they have to take the rest of us with them.

Terrye on September 14, 2012 at 7:32 PM

All true, and you know, I will fight to the end. What a pain in the ass government and self rightous pieces of crap have become for us! Arrrggghhhhh!

tbear44 on September 15, 2012 at 6:47 AM

Conveniently, the Benghazi attack has been designated an ‘ongoing investigation’
THEREFORE, forget asking State Department about it.

pambi on September 14, 2012 at 10:22 PM

European papers will dig out the facts, and we will know the truth about what happened from them sooner and more accurately than we can hope to get from the moron Eric Holder.

slickwillie2001 on September 14, 2012 at 10:45 PM

yep, I’m in Europe and the european media already did a better job at reporting it all…I am surprised at BBC whom generally I despise for their leftist bias, but when it comes to reporting and the analysis of intl events there, hey are pretty good..

jimver on September 15, 2012 at 7:15 AM

True & sad

Ugly on September 15, 2012 at 7:21 AM

Jay…

How can you kiss your momma with that lying mouth?

ProfShadow on September 15, 2012 at 7:22 AM

jimver on September 15, 2012 at 7:15 AM

Meant for ^^^^

Ugly on September 15, 2012 at 7:22 AM

A couple of days before the attacks in Lybia and Egypt, someone posted a comment at HotAir which said that the Canadians were getting their people out of their embassy in one of those countries.

That person wondered what the Canadians knew that we didn’t yet know.

Kudos to him or her — I hope we can benefit from similar heads-up info in the future.

KyMouse on September 15, 2012 at 7:24 AM

My take.

kingsjester on September 15, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Heh, watched about 5 minutes of some yuppie ultra-white liberals on MSNBC’s “Up With Chris Hayes” talking about “The Prophet”, “The Prophet”, “The Prophet”…….. and they don’t mean Jesus. How respectful and reverent they are.

Marcus on September 15, 2012 at 8:34 AM

That’s the most Baghdad Bob moment I’ve ever seen from an American press secretary.

Surreal, last night, looking at both Drudge and at the FoxNews scroll, where the U.S. flag is in flames, and it says, “WH: Protests not directed against U.S.”

That was the time, if ever, to grab a liberal by the collar and haul them nose-to-nose with the TV and computer, and say, “SEE WHAT I’VE BEEN TRYING TO TELL YOU ABOUT THE NONSTOP LIES?”

cane_loader on September 15, 2012 at 8:36 AM

Baghdad Bob or Jay Carney, Baghdad Bob or Jay Carney, Baghdad Bob or Jay Carney? Who do I trust more? Mmmmmmmmmm… I’ll have to go with Baghdad Bob.

Caper29 on September 15, 2012 at 8:39 AM

Confabulating Carney

cane_loader on September 15, 2012 at 8:42 AM

What is the real reason the W.H.keeps on saying the cause of this muslin unrest is the film.Most people say it,s to rid themselves of any blame because of their policies.But i think it,s give them a more dangerous reason.If they can confidence people it,s the film then they can go after the 1st amendment.Goodbye talk radio,Hot-Air,Fox News and anything else they want.What,s scary and sad is a lot of people will go along.Were losing our country and i hope and pray it,s not to late to save it. God help us if we as a nation give this man 4 more years.

logman1 on September 15, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Carney the Confabulator

Jay the Jiver

cane_loader on September 15, 2012 at 8:42 AM

What is the real reason the W.H.keeps on saying the cause of this muslin unrest is the film.

[snip]

logman1 on September 15, 2012 at 8:42 AM

I see the reason as more prosaic: If the WH admits it was a coordinated al-Qaeda attack, then they’ve failed to protect Americans from the War on Terror that they insist is over. If they blame a film, it’s “just those crazy Muslims acting kooky again,” like an unpredictab;e force of nature.

They’re spinning this way to try to cover HIllary’s complicity in leaving the consulate unguarded, IMO.

If the truth comes to light, not only must the Sec’y of State resign, but she’s also a goner for 2016.

cane_loader on September 15, 2012 at 8:45 AM

If they don’t understand the real problem, they will never be able to find a solution.

It’s statements like this that reinforce why the Democratic symbol is a jackass.

EdmundBurke247 on September 15, 2012 at 8:46 AM

This morning the coverage said in some of these countries the chant of the protesters was directly at Obama.

“We are all Osama, Obama.” It probably rhymes better in the local language?

Fleuries on September 15, 2012 at 8:55 AM

Well the LA cops have brought the filmmaker in “for questioning.” They’ve got their scapegoat, folks. And free speech? It is DEAD. Look at that photo. Look at it real closely. Five cops — FIVE — hauling this guy in…for blasphemy! The regime needs its “the film caused it” narrative so no one will talk about the regime’s foreign policy failure, and they will shred the US Constitution to have it, and no one will care, no one will say a word. We’ll put our eyes down, hope it doesn’t happen to us, behave ourselves so no one cries us out as a witch. The gathering storm.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 8:59 AM

Sometimes I wonder a) how Carney sleeps at night, and b) how the White House press corps manage not to la Sometimes I wonder a) how Carney sleeps at night, and b) how the White House press corps manage not to laugh in his face.Waggoner on September 14, 2012 at 6:46 PM

It’s not Jay Carney that we should have contempt for, He is just a paid shill who is doing his job…ooh look, I’m a ‘Shiney Object’! It is the White House press corps who are sitting on their hands instead of demanding real answers. There are a lot of Bagdad Bobs in the room. Is Jake Tapper the only one with cojones?

Uniblogger on September 15, 2012 at 9:08 AM

I’d say Jay Carney was uncomfortable saying these things if squirm wasn’t his permanent state. He seems to have least a minimal sense that he’s flacking for people who don’t have the best interests of the country where he lives at heart. Either that or his BVDs are chaffing. Constantly. And he must walk out of that room daily thanking his lucky stars he has a docile, incurious and cooperative media.

You can’t expect anything authentic from these fakes in control of the government, its embassies and its armed forces. But besides the upfront idiocy af what they are saying/doing/not doing most distrurbing is the absence of genuine outrage. A US ambassador and embassy staff were murdered. Yet Jay Carney is providing cover for the murderers.

curved space on September 15, 2012 at 9:14 AM

Is Jake Tapper the only one with cojones?

Uniblogger on September 15, 2012 at 9:08 AM

I’m tired of the canonization of Tapper. He asks a real question once in awhile — instead of doing 0% responsible reporting, he’s doing 20% — and then he falls right back in line as a stenographer for the regime. Here he is reporting for duty on the Romney pile-on earlier this week. He’s a good regime soldier. There is no network journalist working today as anything other than an obama state news propagandist. Not one.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 9:18 AM

On Friday, U.S. courts spokeswoman Karen Redmond said the Office of Probation in the Central District of California is reviewing whether Nakoula, who was convicted on bank fraud charges, violated terms of his probation in relation to the video and its uploading onto the web.

He had been ordered not to own or use devices with access to the Web without approval from his probation officer -– and any approved computers were to be used for work only. “Defendant shall not access a computer for any other purpose,” the terms read.

This is the excuse they used for hauling the guy in. Wonder what excuse they’ll use for releasing his name and home address to the public?

AZCoyote on September 15, 2012 at 9:27 AM

Jay Carney is the male version of Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
They live in the same alternate universe.
Jay doesn’t look as comfortable being a foolish stooge for Obama. Debbie’s lies flow smoothly out of her mouth.
Both look absolutely rediculous.

bailey24 on September 15, 2012 at 9:29 AM

I LOVE John Bolton! This mas has balls the size of bowling balls. I pray he is our next Sec’y of State. We have a lot of cr@p to clean up, and he is the man…

ccrosby on September 14, 2012 at 10:46 PM

Well not so big that he pressed them into service in our armed forces (other priorities). But he has used them to push a lot of others into battle.

plewis on September 15, 2012 at 9:31 AM

This is the excuse they used for hauling the guy in. Wonder what excuse they’ll use for releasing his name and home address to the public?

AZCoyote on September 15, 2012 at 9:27 AM

The First Amendment.Covers a multitude of sins.

plewis on September 15, 2012 at 9:33 AM

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 8:59 AM

That photo is iconic. It symbolizes the enforcement of sharia in America. Those cops might as well have the flag of Islam on their uniforms.

RedWinged Blackbird on September 15, 2012 at 9:35 AM

Hahaha.

Great entertainment on “Up With Chris Hayes” as there is a rabid liberal anti-Semitic woman with a mustache and a liberal bald whiny Jew who writes for the Daily Beast who keeps rolling his eyes when she rants.

Marcus on September 15, 2012 at 9:37 AM

Every dem who goes on a TV interview gets the meme out about that effing movie. Who knew the Arabs would buy everyone an ipod or tablet and subsidize internet service with empty chair’s generous gift of our tax payer dollars, so the masses could watch it and get irate all at once. Has anyone here even seen it? The Fla pastor never even promoted it on TV. If it came out 6 months ago why did the irates wait til 9-11? What a relief, tho, to find out they still like us. What a crock!

Kissmygrits on September 15, 2012 at 9:48 AM

Heh, watched about 5 minutes of some yuppie ultra-white liberals on MSNBC’s “Up With Chris Hayes” talking about “The Prophet”, “The Prophet”, “The Prophet”…….. and they don’t mean Jesus. How respectful and reverent they are.

Marcus on September 15, 2012 at 8:34 AM

Peter Schiff?

slickwillie2001 on September 15, 2012 at 10:06 AM

This is the excuse they used for hauling the guy in. Wonder what excuse they’ll use for releasing his name and home address to the public?

AZCoyote on September 15, 2012 at 9:27 AM

A better question is what excuse will they use for hauling in you and me, and all of the other dissidents down the road. This guy’s detainment is a warning from the United States government to people like us, and web sites like this. They’ll outlaw blasphemy against Islam today, and all criticism of the regime tomorrow. I can’t wait for John Roberts’ explanation for why this is all so very, very Constitutional. God help us.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 10:09 AM

“Obama, Obama, we are all Osama” (effigy most insensitively hung by the neck and lit afire).

Sure, that’s what I do whenever I am offended like Saletan by a movie’s low production values.

SarahW on September 15, 2012 at 10:15 AM

The violence throughout the world is a direct result of radical Islamic hatred of Western societies and Christianity. The “film” story is ploy by Obama and his gang to attempt to shift blame away from his inept and incompetent foreign policy pandering. There’s only one thing worse than an incompetent leader, and that’s an incompetent leader who lacks the guts to accept responsibility and blame for his own bungling behavior.

rplat on September 15, 2012 at 10:24 AM

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 8:59 AM

Thanks for that link, RT. Disgraceful. And unspeakably disturbing. You talk about your “chilling effect”. USA 2012? Or Germany 1933? Operative quote, “…German authorities strove to synchronize professional and cultural organizations…” Tyranny. We have arrived.

curved space on September 15, 2012 at 10:29 AM

Courtessy of the Kingston Trio:

They’re rioting in Africa, they’re starving in Spain.
There’s hurricanes in Florida, and Texas needs rain.
The whole world is festering with unhappy souls.
The French hate the Germans, the Germans hate the Poles.
Italians hate Yugoslavs, South Africans hate the Dutch.
And I don’t like anybody very much!

But we can be tranquil, and thankful, and proud,
For mans’ been endowed with a mushroom-shaped cloud.
And we know for certain that some lovely day
Someone will set the spark off, and we will all be blown away.

They’re rioting in Africa, there’s strife in Iran.
What nature doesn’t do to us, will be done by our fellow man.

Things haven’t changed much under obama, have they?

Old Country Boy on September 15, 2012 at 10:37 AM

A better question is what excuse will they use for hauling in you and me, and all of the other dissidents down the road. This guy’s detainment is a warning from the United States government to people like us, and web sites like this. They’ll outlaw blasphemy against Islam today, and all criticism of the regime tomorrow. I can’t wait for John Roberts’ explanation for why this is all so very, very Constitutional. God help us.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 10:09 AM

Of course it’s constitutional, silly.

Time is money, so when the government makes you do time, that clearly falls under the power to tax. If you reactionaries weren’t such troglodytes, you’d understand these nuances.

RINO in Name Only on September 15, 2012 at 10:39 AM

Well at least Obama is loyal to his islamist buddies, but this is a little embarrassing to him. And of course a movie touched off the riots, just as a movie caused 9/11.

arand on September 15, 2012 at 10:55 AM

Put this on your Facebook and Twitter feeds:

Barack took $1 million campaign contribution from fella who made anti-Islam film.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 10:56 AM

…here’s Carney’s movie… http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=tCAffMSWSzY#t=28

KOOLAID2 on September 15, 2012 at 10:56 AM

Somewhere in the fog of this week between the excuses of a You Tube Video, Romney speeches, and what appears to be the thin thread that our first ammendment rights are hanging four Amercians were killed. In all of that BS fog this week no one is asking who is going to be held accountable for the deaths of four Americans and the impact those deaths are having on the four Amercian families.

I haven’t been this outraged in a very long time. I just cannot wrapy my head around the fact that four Americans died and no one is going to be held to account for their unnecessary demise. It truly is saddening and mind boggling how complicit the mainstream media is in deflecting blame and they won’t ask the tough questions.

rsherwd65 on September 15, 2012 at 10:56 AM

Reporter: “Chaos” at the State Department, and this chilling quote: “The full story of the attack on the Benghazi consulate is much worse than we have been told.”

Good Lord.

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 11:06 AM

The speech I want to hear from either presidential candidate:

“Shape the f*ck up and leave our people alone. If it come down to the choice of our free speech rights or nuking your sorry asses, well, let’s just say you don’t want to go there…”

Bruno Strozek on September 15, 2012 at 11:28 AM

“Obama! Obama! We are all Osama!” chanted by the mob in Cairo could well be in response to SlowJoe and the Dems’ repeated taunt of “Osama bin Laden is dead…”.

bayview on September 14, 2012 at 7:09 PM

^THIS!

susietwo on September 15, 2012 at 12:10 PM

How much BS does it take for the news flunkies to walk out?

Wade on September 15, 2012 at 12:20 PM

Carney – the White “this we much.”

philoise65 on September 15, 2012 at 12:22 PM

It’s not Jay Carney that we should have contempt for, He is just a paid shill who is doing his job…ooh look, I’m a ‘Shiney Object’!

He doesn’t get off that easy. (Nor would the Republican equivilent). These people are willing to lie for a living. Not only lie but decieve people on the most important matters affecting their personal interests and very lives. And those of their children. They do this knowingly and for two reasons: 1) to push an ideological agenda in pursuit of power and 2)for the vast material and social gains it brings them. It is a bad spirit and there will be a reconing.

tommyboy on September 15, 2012 at 12:37 PM

http://www.sunnewsnetwork.ca/video/featured/prime-time/867432237001/mainstream-medias-misguiding-you/1841542088001

This shows the truth behind the attacks – from a Canadian network. Of course.

And, they point out that CNN has the same tape and are hiding it from the public.

Sick.

so-notbuyingit on September 15, 2012 at 1:03 PM

Kirsten Powers might be a liberal, but she is not stupid. She really goes after Obama in this piece.

Terrye on September 15, 2012 at 1:06 PM

We should start calling Jay Carney “Baghdad Jay”. The guy who tries to convince you that what you see going on behind him isn’t real.

ramrants on September 14, 2012 at 10:53 PM

I may steal that.

farsighted on September 15, 2012 at 1:15 PM

We should start calling Jay Carney “Baghdad Jay”. The guy who tries to convince you that what you see going on behind him isn’t real.

ramrants on September 14, 2012 at 10:53 PM

I may steal that.

farsighted on September 15, 2012 at 1:15 PM

Looks like it’s common currency already.

farsighted on September 15, 2012 at 1:18 PM

Since this is all about the movie… we can all plan vacations to see the sites in Egypt and Lybia… and the rest, Americans are safer since the terrorists have turned their anger to movie trailers and not Americans.

How about it Carney… care to take a trip to the Middle East and North Africa about now?

petunia on September 15, 2012 at 2:55 PM

Sadly we are all to blame.

Im sure that they didn’t make the movie themselves,

There is a teacher, a road….

You say you make movies? A lot of people have video cameras

dutch love on September 15, 2012 at 3:03 PM

So, when will obama call for the Sony/Whitehouse movie about the killing of Osama to be banned?

cjt1957 on September 15, 2012 at 3:11 PM

This makes me feel much better. Since the muslim extemists don’t hate America (they just hate the film), we can still have peace in our time. /sarc

Hammie on September 15, 2012 at 3:26 PM

Moron!
What kind of person hires a moron?

Another Drew on September 15, 2012 at 5:20 PM

What else can Carney say? This Administration is not about to take responsibility for anything bad that happens.

BD57 on September 15, 2012 at 6:18 PM

The administration would rather blame a YouTube video for what happened in Libya, rather than our entire foreign policy of policing and intervening around the word over many years.

Ron Paul wrote about this today.

fatlibertarianinokc on September 15, 2012 at 6:44 PM

Rational Thought on September 15, 2012 at 10:09 AM

Hey, Mr. Thought, I’ve been following your comments on this thread and others about the YouTube video, gubmit action, and our First Amendment rights, and I just want to say, in the words of the illustrious El Rushbo, America’s Anchorman…

RightOnRightOnRightOn!

Or, in Bobby Darin’s words, “This could be the start of something big.” If Øbama gets his second term, we will find out exactly how big, and it won’t be pretty.

petefrt on September 15, 2012 at 7:07 PM

Carney
You have been a feaking shill for so long for so many outfits its a wonder your little pussy isn’t all stretched out and your guts are not falling out
You are a freaking monkey with a tie, and it shows Jay it shows BIG.TIME
Tom
Ohio

dazed_in_oh on September 15, 2012 at 7:17 PM

That is what this WH has become, Baghdad Bob. We should start calling Jay Carney “Baghdad Jay”.

You mean, “Benghazi Jay.”

bobcalco on September 15, 2012 at 8:04 PM

I was curious as to just how much the touted video was responsible for these crazed muzzie outbursts. All coincidentally on 911. Here’s what I found out.

Here is a synopsis of what went down in Egypt and how the entire thing was pre-planned to coincide with 911 and reprisals for us holding the blind sheik in jail etc etc.Any talk about the video being the cause is just political cover for our Dear Leader. It’s not accurate.

Petraeus tells a congressional group, including McCain that attacks killing the amabassadeur were planned.

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/09/al-qaeda-took-advantage-of-libyan-protest-cia-chief-says/ ……………

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/reports-embassy-attacks-likely-pre-planned-coordinated/

According to the blaze:

Its salafists who inspired the attacks days before they happened.they were reprisals for us holding the blind sheik Rackhman,any ol excuse will do.

The protest outside the U.S. Embassy in Cairo was announced Aug. 30 by Jamaa Islamiya, a State Department-designated terrorist group, to protest the ongoing imprisonment of its spiritual leader, Sheikh Omar abdel Rahman, who is serving a life sentence in the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center.

When the video started circulating, Nader Bakkar, the spokesman for the Egyptian Salafist Noor party, which holds about 25% of the seats in parliament, called on people to go to the embassy. He also called on non-Islamist soccer hooligans, known as Ultras, to join the protest. On Monday, the brother of al-Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri, Mohamed, tweeted that people should go to the embassy and “defend the prophet,” Trager said.

WTOP adds of Libya:

The incident does not appear to be a random mob scene, but rather an opportunity that militants seized, sources say. The attackers used a rocket-propelled grenade, a weapon not traditionally carried by protesters, but commonly used by terrorists. The attack is believed to have come in two waves. The first wave got inside of the compound, and a second wave penetrated a secure room inside the building. This fact raises questions about how the attackers knew the location of the rooms inside, sources say.

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The following from FNC the video used as an excuse to do the attacks:no doubt it was a planned attack with info about the “safe house” which only comes from inside info.

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/09/13/consulate-attack-planned-as-2-part-militant-assault-libyan-official-says/

A Libyan official said Thursday that the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi was a planned, two-part operation that included a raid on a supposedly secret safe house — an account that comports with what a top U.S. lawmaker told Fox News a day earlier.

On Wednesday, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers told Fox News that the strike was a “coordinated, military-style” operation.

Wanis al-Sharef, eastern Libya’s deputy interior minister , then said on Thursday the attacks were suspected to have been timed to mark the 9/11 anniversary and that the militants used civilians protesting an anti-Islam film as cover for their action.

The same official also told Reuters that arrests have been made in connection with the investigation. It’s unclear whether those arrested are chief suspects. Sharef said four people were in custody and being interrogated “because they are suspected of helping instigate” the attack, but stressed the Libyan government is still “gathering evidence.”

Separately, Sharef offered new details about the operation behind the attack Tuesday. He said U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and another official were killed in the consulate, but that the attackers timed a second wave on the safe house just as Libyan and U.S. security forces were arriving to rescue evacuated consulate staff.

He said that second wave killed two more Americans and wounded nearly 30 Libyans and Americans.

The comments continued to contradict initial reports that the attack was a product of angry and violent protests over an anti-Islam film.

Rogers told Fox News he has”no doubt” it was a planned attack and had nothing to do with the film.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/09/13/consulate-attack-planned-as-2-part-militant-assault-libyan-official-says/#ixzz26ZbUMY7u

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Even USA today admits that the attacks were pre-planned long before they even knew about the video. I just watched the video. Its a piece of crap. Anyone who would pay any attention to that has an IQ of 4.

http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/story/2012/09/12/deadly-embassy-attacks-were-days-in-the-making/57752828/1

rodguy911 on September 15, 2012 at 9:13 PM

Honestly, how many of the rioters across Africa and Europe do you think were sitting in their huts surfing You Tube?

USCitizen on September 14, 2012 at 11:28 PM

Stop using common sense…don’t you know it is banned in Ameritopia?

Strike Hornet on September 15, 2012 at 10:58 PM

That is what this WH has become, Baghdad Bob. We should start calling Jay Carney “Baghdad Jay”.

You mean, “Benghazi Jay.”

I vote for “Jihad Jay”

Hammie on September 15, 2012 at 11:48 PM

Hope Jay knows where his little suitcase is located as he will be using it shortly.

Amazingoly on September 16, 2012 at 8:07 AM

I think jay what jay really needs is an R Lee Ermy moment of clarity. “well what do we have here……”

jaywemm on September 16, 2012 at 8:40 AM

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