Obama: I’m offended that people would accuse me of not being forthcoming about Benghazi

posted at 8:42 pm on October 29, 2012 by Allahpundit

Via Breitbart.com, he’s pulling the same move here that he pulled on Romney at the second debate, deflecting criticism by suggesting that somehow he’s the victim because people found the White House’s “acts of terror”/Mohammed movie protest vacillations suspicious. But okay: If he’s as forthcoming as he says, he has two new chances to prove it. First, how about answering Bing West’s question? If, as he claimed on Friday, he really did issue an order to secure American personnel in Benghazi, show us the order.

The SecDef and the president have issued contradictory explanations. Either Mr. Obama ordered the Secretary of Defense to “do whatever we need to do,” or he didn’t. And either the secretary obeyed that order, or he didn’t. And he didn’t.

It is also not clear whether the SecDef countermanded the chairman of the Joint Chiefs, who is the direct military adviser to the president. Did the president as commander-in-chief issue an unequivocal order that the chairman of the Joint Chiefs received but chose not to execute? Or did the chairman reply that he would do nothing?…

Surely it is in the president’s best interests to release a copy of his order, which the military would have sent to hundreds in the chain of command. And if the president did not direct the NSC “to do whatever we need to do,” then who was in charge? When the American ambassador is attacked and remains out of American hands for over seven hours as a battle rages — and our military sends no aid — either the crisis-response system inside the White House is incompetent, or top officials are covering up.

Either way, someone needs to be fired. Tell us who, then do it. Or if it turns out O lied and didn’t issue any directive, tell us that and we’ll do it eight days from now. Second, since day one of this nightmare (actually, even before day one), there’s been circumstantial evidence that the jihadis who attacked the consulate might have have had help on the inside. I’ve never heard of it being addressed at length by the White House or State, maybe because they’re still in fact-gathering mode or maybe because they’d prefer not to gather certain facts about some of our friends in the new Libya we helped create conspiring in the murder of a U.S. ambassador. But let’s have the White House speak up about it either way, now that we have Newsweek raising the question too:

In the dimly-lit street, he told his men the Americans would sit inside the pick-ups and they would all have to climb up on the flatbeds. It was about 4 a.m. As they did so, a small-caliber single shot rang out. Febrayir froze; so did his men. Within seconds there was a whooshing sound of several rocket-propelled grenades being fired. Then a mortar hit the annex roof with startling accuracy, killing former Navy SEALs Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods. The accuracy of the mortar round points to an experienced hand. “But then we have many fighters nowadays who fought in the rebellion and who are experienced with mortars,” Febrayir says.

“Before we even showed up they were there waiting,” Febrayir says. He remains convinced that the security for the rescue was compromised and that attackers were not only eavesdropping on radio chatter but were fed by someone from inside the operations room. He never found out who was exactly in the Chevys. They sped off—as did the two Libyan Shield cars. He never saw them again.

Go read Joel Pollak to find out which of our five top Sunday morning “news” shows pursued either of these questions yesterday.

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“I didn’t do nuffings!”

Yes, that is the problem.

Bulletchaser on October 29, 2012 at 11:24 PM

More people should read G.K. Chesterton.

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:22 PM

He is awesome. And hilarious. I discovered him a couple of years ago and I love reading his works. Too bad he’s ignored by school curriculums.

dukecitygirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Anybody remember the scene in “Aliens” when Paul Reiser as the corrupt company man is watching the creature cut loose against Ripley and the little girl on the closed-circuit video then switches it off so no one can see and rescue them. This is who I think of when I imagine Obama watching the feed from Benghazi. What a lying little fu*k.

rrpjr on October 29, 2012 at 10:39 PM

Oh wow, yeah I remember that. And you’re right. Just like Obama and his minions.

dukecitygirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:27 PM

mechsec on October 29, 2012 at 11:22 PM

Here’s one account. I know there are more.

http://abclocal.go.com/ktrk/story?section=news/national_world&id=8862848

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:28 PM

Too bad he’s ignored by school curriculums.

dukecitygirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Are you kidding me? He’s the garlic to their vampire.

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:29 PM

Fake. Bullshitter. Putz. Useless. Chair. Zero.

Kenosha Kid on October 29, 2012 at 11:23 PM

Less than Zero, actually. Zero means neutral, this idiot has been doing serious damage since he took office, all of it deliberate.

riddick on October 29, 2012 at 11:30 PM

dukecitygirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:25 PM

If you like G. K Chesterton, you’ll love Theodore Dalrymple.

Here: http://city-journal.org/author_index.php?author=47

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:32 PM

Aim am offended to lean he is offended. Coward!

Birdseye on October 29, 2012 at 11:32 PM

President Romney – please appoint Rudy Guiliana as Attorney General he has lots of experience in prosecuting criminals and dirtbags. He is gonna be busy with this crew.

azconservativegirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:35 PM

If you like G. K Chesterton, you’ll love Theodore Dalrymple.

Here: http://city-journal.org/author_index.php?author=47

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:32 PM

Thanks! I have him on my reading list. I downloaded Our Culture: What’s Left of It to my Kindle. You reminded me to move him up the list!

dukecitygirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:37 PM

And the Rear Admiral in charge of the Stennis Carrier Strike Group and the General leading AFRCOM were both relieved of command very soon after this clusterfark.

Still no explanation of that one, and lots of conspiracy theories because generally speaking it is rare for a flag-ranking officer to be relieved of command, let alone two in the same theater at the same time.

Cover up? Nah. Shut it, wing-nuts.

CorporatePiggy on October 29, 2012 at 11:39 PM

What offends me is that Pantload’s “Rules of Engagement”…

… has been keeping this guy busy.

Seven Percent Solution on October 29, 2012 at 11:41 PM

President Romney – please appoint Rudy Guiliana as Attorney General he has lots of experience in prosecuting criminals and dirtbags. He is gonna be busy with this crew.

azconservativegirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:35 PM

I agree, however, Mitt will need to be in office 8 yrs and Rudy would still have several more years to get it all done!

kcd on October 29, 2012 at 11:41 PM

Cleombrotus on October 29, 2012 at 11:28 PM

Much appreciated

mechsec on October 29, 2012 at 11:43 PM

Is Obama offended or offensive?

I vote the latter.

Sherman1864 on October 29, 2012 at 11:47 PM

President Romney – please appoint Rudy Guiliana as Attorney General he has lots of experience in prosecuting criminals and dirtbags. He is gonna be busy with this crew.

azconservativegirl on October 29, 2012 at 11:35 PM

It’s a nice idea, and believe me, I’d be the first in line to be willing to give as much support as I can, but the sad fact is, you can have video of every member of this Borg Collective on prime time TV throwing sacks of kittens and puppies into the Potomac, and you’ll still have large segments of the voting public and media defending him to the bitter end.

Some of that is due to politics, both political though (bad) and racial (worse)…and unless there is a groundswell of revolt against such group-think from the Dems own rank and file, very little will come of this.

To be brutally frank; a senior member of this Administration approved of a Op that has killed at least 200+ foreign nationals and 2 American LEO’s and will STILL continue to reap a bloody harvest for a few more years and what have we gotten? Crickets.

4 good men died for no good reason other than PC bullspit…and the crickets have only gotten louder.

I want to believe that there is someone…SOMEONE…in that mob that will have the honor to step up and blow the whistle on how the HELL this happened and exactly WHO was really responsible for it, but there isn’t a real American in the whole rotten bunch of bananas there.

But, HEAVEN FORBID we actually take Harry Truman’s advice and say “The Buck Stops HERE” Mr. President….Because that would be like, real LEADERSHIP ya know?

Clean house Nov 6th, folks. Because if you think things are bad now, wait until they have nothing to lose…you’ll be begging for the Carter years, let alone the Clinton ones in comparison.

BlaxPac on October 29, 2012 at 11:52 PM

Oct 26, 2012 : Miramar fighter jets deploy in secret to Middle East

The article speculates on Iraq, but could it be the November surprise in No Africa?

socalcon on October 30, 2012 at 12:02 AM

Thank-you, Barack Soetoro, for closing out your presidency with the whiny, mewling crap we’ve all come to expect from you. I hope your “presidential” library will resemble a PortaPotty.

trl on October 30, 2012 at 12:04 AM

We know from experience that the Zero is lying because his lips are moving!!!

landlines on October 30, 2012 at 12:40 AM

Oct 26, 2012 : Miramar fighter jets deploy in secret to Middle East

The article speculates on Iraq, but could it be the November surprise in No Africa?

socalcon on October 30, 2012 at 12:02 AM

Could be this as well, -yet more of that sweet Arab Spring:

U.S. and Algeria Discuss Ousting Mali Militants

slickwillie2001 on October 30, 2012 at 12:40 AM

Earlier today, Rush noted that the media asked Carney if Obama could should postpone the elections because of tthe hurricane… Carney dodged, especially when pressed as to wether Obama had the authority to halt state controled elections, for a national office.

That the MSM is laying the ground work for making excuses for an Obama coup in effect, is frightening as Hell. Rush made no predictions as to where this could lead.. but to me it screams of the MSM telling Obama …… Go ahead, do it, we’ll look the other way..

Rush suggested that postponing the elctions would be a catostrophic thing for Obama, as it just makes his chances worse, as the drip drip of intel being leaked will continue his slide in the polls..

But who thinks that if he did attempt such an outrageous power grab..

he’d ever allow another election?

Obama os an utter snake, and now he’s the most dangerous, he sees it all slipping away…. so how far will he go to defend his corrupt power…

Even Bohener would have to impeach…

But does anyone think Reid would allow the Senate to try this president?….. Obama could have every republican in the House arrested and executed, and Reid would just smirk,…

Any president of any party who even thinks of manipulating the elections.. is a traitor and unfit to be called citizen, and no prison sentence would be enough to pay for that kind of betrayal.

mark81150 on October 30, 2012 at 12:42 AM

http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/robbins-report/2012/oct/29/general-center-benghazi-gate-controversy-retiring/

lynncgb on October 30, 2012 at 12:01 AM

Maybe he will be the first to tell the truth.

Night Owl on October 30, 2012 at 12:46 AM

Can we sue the media for malfeasance or something?

Cindy Munford on October 30, 2012 at 12:57 AM

Piss off Barry whatever your name is. You lyin’ POS.

tbear44 on October 30, 2012 at 12:59 AM

Obama’s offended?
Thats rich.

I’ll be offended if he doesn’t end up in an orange jumpsuit, breaking rocks with a sledge.

gordo on October 30, 2012 at 12:59 AM

shorter fusing,
f-awful numbnits

mickytx on October 30, 2012 at 1:13 AM

I’m offended that you’re on my lawn, Barry.

I used to stack ***s like you like cordword in Korea

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:21 AM

We know from experience that the Zero is lying because his lips are moving!!!

landlines on October 30, 2012 at 12:40 AM

The best part is the long-running battle I fought here and elsewhere about Soetoro’s faked birth certificate, and how otherwise astute folks called 0bama a liar on everything else, but swore he was telling the truth on this one thing – and took it on faith.

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:22 AM

Figures too…. it’s always about him being disrespected..

How disrespectful of Romney was Barry, when he let his campaign accise Mitt of causing people to die of cancer.. of labeling him a felon.. a tax cheat, without a single shred of evidence?

He can do all of that to a good man..

BUT HE get’s offended when people speak the truth about HIM?

right….

kinda like Ted Bundy complaining that you said he treated women badly..

I and millions of others are so past giving two damns about what “offends” this snake.

mark81150 on October 30, 2012 at 1:24 AM

Obama is doomed to be even more offended when it becomes commonplace for people to use his name as a verb, as:

“Did you pass that test or Obama it?”

“I took my car in for an oil change and they Obama’d it: the engine blew up!”

“We’ve got to get this job done today!!! Are you going to help, or just sit there Obamaing?”

landlines on October 30, 2012 at 1:38 AM

After Carter lost, no one talked about him for a long time. He just disappeared from our consciousnesses for about 10 years. Next thing we heard, he was pounding nails on a roof. Then we thought, “good for Carter… he tried.”

That’s the best thing that could happen with 0bama.

Except he’d probably keep trying to use the wrong end of the hammer.

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:47 AM

And the Rear Admiral in charge of the Stennis Carrier Strike Group and the General leading AFRCOM were both relieved of command very soon after this clusterfark.

Still no explanation of that one, and lots of conspiracy theories because generally speaking it is rare for a flag-ranking officer to be relieved of command, let alone two in the same theater at the same time.

Cover up? Nah. Shut it, wing-nuts.

CorporatePiggy on October 29, 2012 at 11:39 PM

I asked those questions over the weekend. What is interesting is Chafetz was on Hannety along with Issa, last Friday. Chafetz said that when he visited Benghazi 2 weeks ago he did so with Gen. Ham and at no time did Ham say that he was asked nor consulted over the issue. Nor asked to help. While Panetta insists that he consulted with all required by law and procedures and this means AFRICOM commander.

At no time did Chafetz say that Ham was relieved of command so it just sounds all suspect now that we were given more details.

But yes, 2 highest level commanders relieved of their duty for “questionable decisions” sounds like decisions did not match those in WH. Ace pointed out yesterday, I believe, that Admiral’s dismissal had absolutely nothing to do with Benghazi.

When we heard about Ham’s dismissal and replacement on the spot by his underling my wife’s first reaction and question was, And his underling accepted the decision instead of telling them to go to hell as his commander did?

Military MUST BE cleaned up and the sooner the better. But why Gen. Ham is not talking to anyone when Issa himself is involved and CAN ASK questions is more than questionable/interesting. Something is not right here, by any measure.

If Gen. Ham is placed in front of the panel and asked to provide info, provided what we’re hearing is true, no way that even communist media can avoid this.

riddick on October 30, 2012 at 2:15 AM

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:47 AM

Don’t forget how he started putting his nose in foreign affairs and claiming that our voting system wasn’t up to world standards. Obama is going to be twenty times worse. We will never get rid of his stupid face in the news.

Cindy Munford on October 30, 2012 at 2:19 AM

After Carter lost, no one talked about him for a long time. He just disappeared from our consciousnesses for about 10 years. Next thing we heard, he was pounding nails on a roof. Then we thought, “good for Carter… he tried.”

That’s the best thing that could happen with 0bama.

Except he’d probably keep trying to use the wrong end of the hammer.

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:47 AM

Pffft…..he can barely hang drapes.

98ZJUSMC on October 30, 2012 at 2:27 AM

MSNBC, CNN, CBS, NBC, ABC, NYT, LAT, Globe most all the MSM, wants to know two things….who is this Ben Gazi guy Fox keeps talking about, and where is that car race, Fast and Furious, being held and on what day…

right2bright on October 30, 2012 at 2:32 AM

mark81150 on October 30, 2012 at 12:42 AM

When Bush was running against Gore, almost the same thing was said about President Bush…that he might institute martial law, might not hold elections, on and on…nut jobs create those kind of scenarios, I prefer leaving that to liberals…

right2bright on October 30, 2012 at 2:37 AM

Obama is going to be twenty times worse. We will never get rid of his stupid face in the news.

Cindy Munford on October 30, 2012 at 2:19 AM

True, but it’s not a bad thing to be reminded daily of how stupid and patently selfish American voters can be and how easy it is to lose it all.

It is essential we never forget how we got here and that there are thos who desperately seek to take it all away.

Don L on October 30, 2012 at 3:15 AM

Ooh, poor baby, Obama. Those mean ‘publicans keep criticizing you for your catastrophic failures.

This constant whining and sputtering about being offended and how it’s “not appropriate” to talk about this is pathetic to behold, but what really gets me is why Romney is letting Obama cow him into submission with these tactics. All Romney has to do is say, “Welcome to politics, where your failures will be criticized. By the way, aren’t you that guy who kept criticizing Bush for the war in Iraq?” Fricking Romney. I appreciate that he’s putting more effort into this than McCain did but he could destroy Obama with this scandal!

R. Waher on October 30, 2012 at 4:06 AM

yeah romney should talk about this more.

Sachiko on October 30, 2012 at 4:36 AM

The Whiz continues to “whiz” on the electorate.

No one has called out the man behind the curtain yet.

Can Romney do it?

No media outlet except Fox will try it.

Perhaps on Nov. 6 the electorate will.

Stepan on October 30, 2012 at 5:04 AM

cane_loader on October 30, 2012 at 1:22 AM

What are the odds that a “copy” of a Presidential Order” on Benghazi shows up, say two or three days before the election, (nicely photoshopped), but too late for critical analysis?

BigAlSouth on October 30, 2012 at 5:41 AM

That “I’m offended” schtick is the first response of the LIAR. Next, he will “Categorically deny.”

Fact is, he knew right away and did nothing. He may have dropped this onto Panetta or someone else too afraid to act, and then OBAMA WENT TO BED.

dogsoldier on October 30, 2012 at 5:47 AM

I see a developed pattern here and in the past. Translation?

Offended is liar’s code for: “I don’t like it when people find out I am a liar, I’m stonewalling and delaying, doubling down on my lies, and call me out as a liar.
So I am making you feel guilty of racist discrimination and am using my redirected liar guilt bluffings. Offended is code for “back off on my lies.”

Offended is a PC and EOE phrase. He can be offended. He offends us all the time with his lies and Marxist & Alinsky philosophy from this Muslim ‘supporter’.

Ditto Hillary Sodamned Liar Clinton.

He’s not offended he was directly responsible for the murders of four Americans. Bolton is right on that one.

Stefan

stefanslaw on October 30, 2012 at 6:27 AM

It’s far worse than dereliction of duty.

As a hypothetical federal grand juror, and in light of the Benghazi murders and cover-ups, the Fast and Furious murders and cover-ups, ongoing economic and monetary sabotage using Cloward-Piven, attempts at unilateral disarmament, failure to defend our borders, military destruction by sequestration, repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, indefinite detention under the 2012 NDAA, etc., who would you indict under the following federal treason statute?

“Whoever, owing allegiance to the United States, levies war against them or adheres to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort within the United States or elsewhere, is guilty of treason and shall suffer death, or shall be imprisoned not less than five years and fined under this title but not less than $10,000; and shall be incapable of holding any office under the United States.” 18 USC 2381.

If we cannot redress substantial grievances and our national destruction judicially or legislatively, what are our options and duties?

http://elect.ErnestHuberForCongress.com/

Marco on October 30, 2012 at 6:31 AM

Marco on October 30, 2012 at 6:35 AM

My take.

kingsjester on October 30, 2012 at 6:44 AM

just heard a godless reprobate leftist call the local morning radio show…blamed the four deaths in Benghazi on Christopher Stevens.

you moon bats are despicable.

tom daschle concerned on October 30, 2012 at 7:51 AM

Romney needs restart his campaign this morning. He can voice sincere regrets for those affected by the storm but he must stay on the offensive and retain his momentum. After all, Obama thought it was perfectly alright for him to go to Las Vegas and party immediately after his ambassador was murdered, and you can bet that blowhard will be right back at it this morning.

rplat on October 30, 2012 at 8:07 AM

When we heard about Ham’s dismissal and replacement on the spot by his underling my wife’s first reaction and question was, And his underling accepted the decision instead of telling them to go to hell as his commander did?

Military MUST BE cleaned up and the sooner the better. But why Gen. Ham is not talking to anyone when Issa himself is involved and CAN ASK questions is more than questionable/interesting. Something is not right here, by any measure.

If Gen. Ham is placed in front of the panel and asked to provide info, provided what we’re hearing is true, no way that even communist media can avoid this.

riddick on October 30, 2012 at 2:15 AM

The rumours that circulate through the military grapevine and that were published by different sources as such, is that General Ham as head of Africom received the same e-mails the White House received requesting help/support as the attack was taking place. General Ham immediately had a rapid response unit ready and communicated to the Pentagon that he had a unit ready.

General Ham then received the order to stand down. His response was to screw it, he was going to help anyhow. Within 30 seconds to a minute after making the move to respond, his second in command apprehended General Ham and told him that he was now relieved of his command. The story continues that now General Rodiguez would take General Ham’s place as the head of Africom.

That should answer your wife’s questions. There are a lot of idiots in those high ranks, for whom it’s all about politics, like this Rodriguez guy. Actually guys like General Ham are the exception, most in those ranks are political puppets,

jimver on October 30, 2012 at 8:21 AM

Stupid marxist you are so busted! I hope they convict you for every thing you’ve done to this country and you live out your days behind bars.

onomo on October 30, 2012 at 8:31 AM

If Gen. Ham is placed in front of the panel and asked to provide info, provided what we’re hearing is true, no way that even communist media can avoid this.

riddick on October 30, 2012 at 2:15 AM

Oh, and another thing, Obama will nominate Gen. Rodriguez to succeed Gen. Ham as commander of U.S. AFCOM and Gen.Paxton to succeed Gen. Dunford as assistant commandant of the Marine Corps, That much Panetta announced Thursday.

Now the fun part begins. Both appointments must be confirmed by the Senate. soo, I want to see Rep Senators asking questions and refusing to confirm the two guys before questions are answered. sure, we don’t have a majority in the Senate but the GOP Senators can still refuse to vote to confirm the two generals unless an explanation is given why are the other two have been relieved of coammand.

And it gets more interesting. Apparently The Obama Administration also relieved the admiral in command of an aircraft carrier strike group in the Middle East, Rear Adm. Charles Gaouette. ‘It is highly unusual for the Navy to replace a carrier strike group commander during its deployment’, The Stars and Stripes reported. maybe J!.E. Dyer can shed more light on this for us.

The Navy said Saturday it is replacing the admiral in command of an aircraft carrier strike group in the Middle East, pending the outcome of an internal investigation into undisclosed allegations of inappropriate judgment.

All very, very bizarre….

jimver on October 30, 2012 at 8:34 AM

just heard a godless reprobate leftist call the local morning radio show…blamed the four deaths in Benghazi on Christopher Stevens.

you moon bats are despicable.

tom daschle concerned on October 30, 2012 at 7:51 AM

Heard Laura Ingram speak to Ty Woods Father yesterday and he said Joe Biden said such horribly flippant things to him he was shocked. Its anyone’s fault but theirs. You can tell when they speak to the one he’s really put off the subject is not about him. This attack is so old news.
Barry makes Jimmy Carter’s crap look presidential.

onomo on October 30, 2012 at 8:36 AM

I’m offended that he hasn’t resigned in disgrace.

Joe Mama on October 29, 2012 at 8:52 PM

I’m offended that Obama isn’t in a federal penitentiary.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 8:37 AM

November 6th cannot come fast enough for me. I pray that President Romney nominates an experienced prosecutor to become the Attorney General.

D-fusit on October 29, 2012 at 8:52 PM

I believe Rudy Guliani is available

audiotom on October 30, 2012 at 8:42 AM

I’m offended that he hasn’t resigned in disgrace.

Joe Mama on October 29, 2012 at 8:52 PM

I’m offended that Obama isn’t in a federal penitentiary.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 8:37 AM

Lourdes, you have a nice way of putting things.

ToddPA on October 30, 2012 at 8:46 AM

Will Obama be happy when he hears these words?

You have the right to remain silent…

claudius on October 30, 2012 at 8:52 AM

SOmeone deserves to be fired, but Obama will stonewall it for another week so the public won’t know WHO…

And my says it’s “Obama”… Mister “Less than Optimal”…

Khun Joe on October 30, 2012 at 8:53 AM

My money says (my bad)…

Khun Joe on October 30, 2012 at 8:54 AM

CorporatePiggy on October 29, 2012 at 11:39 PM

I asked those questions over the weekend. What is interesting is Chafetz was on Hannety along with Issa, last Friday. Chafetz said that when he visited Benghazi 2 weeks ago he did so with Gen. Ham and at no time did Ham say that he was asked nor consulted over the issue. Nor asked to help. While Panetta insists that he consulted with all required by law and procedures and this means AFRICOM commander.

riddick on October 30, 2012 at 2:15 AM

This entire thing reminds me greatly of a far-more-amplified version of the Jim Jones Congressional “visit” — remember what happened to the visitors when they tried to leave?

This isn’t a cover-up, it’s a disasterous case of massive, treasonous betrayal by Obama and Crew.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 9:06 AM

I’m offended that he hasn’t resigned in disgrace.

Joe Mama on October 29, 2012 at 8:52 PM

I’m offended that Obama isn’t in a federal penitentiary.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 8:37 AM

Lourdes, you have a nice way of putting things.

ToddPA on October 30, 2012 at 8:46 AM

Thanks, ToddPA.

I’d like to not be offended. If you get my point.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 9:07 AM

The Commander (& LIAR) and Chief gave the order to WITHHOLD military aid (only 2 hours away) to the Ambassador & 3 other Americans who fought for their lives during a 6 hour terrorist attack WHILE HE WATCHED IT UNFOLD IN THE ‘WAR ROOM’ VIA STREAMING VIDEO PROVIDED BY A MILITARY DRON AIRCRAFT (on-station for 4 hours of the attack), then lied – and CONTINUES TO LIE about it – and HE’S OFFENDED?!

$CREW YOU, YOU LYING TRAITOR!

It is one thing to claim you took NO ACTION because you didn’t know what was going on, but the FACT is Obama TOOK ACTION — the ORDER to ‘STAND DOWN’ was GIVEN to Special Ops Teams 2 hours away who were armed, ready, & pleading to go! The ORDER to ABANDON Americans fighting for their lives was GIVEN!

easyt65 on October 30, 2012 at 9:09 AM

kinda like Ted Bundy complaining that you said he treated women badly..

mark81150 on October 30, 2012 at 1:24 AM

Well said.

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 9:10 AM

He’s always offended. He doesn’t come out and explain ANYTHING – EVER – but sverything is offensive.

The truth is he knows his actions cannot be DE-fended, so he DEFLECTS

PJ Emeritus on October 30, 2012 at 9:14 AM

I’ve posted this before but it still the only thing that makes sense in this FUBAR mess.

Applying logic the little information we have, we can assume what likely happened in the Situation Roon the night of the attack.

Shades of parsing of what the meaning of “is” is. In the few cryptic comments we got from the President he said that he (The White House) did NOT issue orders to “stand down”.

This was a carefully crafted phrase to cover the likely fact that no NO ORDERS WERE ISSUED AT ALL and the President went to bed. This would explain why requests for help were made three different times. Everyone was waiting for orders but the Commander In Chief voted “Present” and left the room.

It would also explain Panetta’s subsequent actions and comments. When the President refused to act there was no way the DOD was going to issue a go ahead order to the forces on standby. So Panetta sent a “Stand Down” order and had to come up with that cockamammie story about not having enough “real-time”information.

This might explain the rumors of General Ham being fired for insurbordination. But we will never know until after the election. The White House Press ‘Corpse’ won’t tell us.

Uniblogger on October 30, 2012 at 9:19 AM

Twg2a.wordpress.com said…

As is the case with many of obama’s appointees and czars, Leon Panetta is a hard core communist radical who should never have headed the CIA, much less be confirmed as Secretary of Defense. He poses a massive security risk and he has never been vetted – at all. Panetta’s radical communist ties should give each and every one of you serious cause for concern. Take a look at some of the “people” obama has in his cabinet and advising him in the role of “czars”, PARTICULARLY with regard to National Security, Homeland Security, Foreign Relations, Education and Science and Technology. Scary stuff. Leon Panetta, in his current role, is one of the most dangerous individuals within the obama administration. I pray our members of Military wake up soon and see this for what it really IS. America is finished forever if they don’t wake up soon.

October 29, 2012 at 08:21 PM

Lourdes on October 30, 2012 at 9:20 AM

That “I’m offended” schtick is the first response of the LIAR.
dogsoldier on October 30, 2012 at 5:47 AM

I would modify that to psycopathic liar. The ordinary liar dodges and evades; the psychopath attempts to turn the challenge back against the accuser.

rrpjr on October 30, 2012 at 9:34 AM

I wonder what offends him more, the fact the the people don’t believe him or that the people don’t believe he’s the God he professes to be.

savage24 on October 30, 2012 at 9:40 AM

Elections. I have worked the polls for a few elections. In our training we are told that we must be at the polls and ready to open at 6 AM come he!! or high water. Our only excuse for not being there and ready to go are that we are dead or going to die in a short time. Drastic health problems are the only ones accepted and that is on an individual basis. We have many contingencies so that the vote can go on.

The vote is not a function of the Federal Government. It is up to the states. They are the ones that make the rules and regulations. If I have to be there at 6AM, then everyone else needs to find a way to get there, too. Stop allowing the media and Obama get into your heads. There will be an election next Tuesday.

BetseyRoss on October 30, 2012 at 9:41 AM

All of you need layoff on Obama. He has been absolutely forthcoming. Remember that HE was focused on HIS fund raising for HIS campaign to get HIMSELF reelected. HE was getting ready to go to Las Vegas, so I am sure HE did not know what happened. This is what happens when you have a leader who leads from behind. If he gets reelected he needs to be immediately impeached for dereliction of duty.

turbeda on October 30, 2012 at 9:42 AM

It’s not an ‘accusation,’ Mr. President. It’s a recitation of a narrative you eagerly perpetuated.

locomotivebreath1901 on October 30, 2012 at 9:43 AM

I’m offended that he hasn’t had the decency to resign yet.

kscheuller on October 30, 2012 at 9:48 AM

Sometimes those bumps in the road are not bumps in the road. Spare us your false outrage Mr. President and start packing your belongings.

Fuquay Steve on October 30, 2012 at 9:49 AM

I believe Rudy Guliani is available

audiotom on October 30, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Oh, Gawd, yes, please!!! Nobody’s screwing with Rudy!

jimver on October 30, 2012 at 9:56 AM

Anytime anybody uses that “I’m offended” line, you know from your own personal interaction experience that they did what they are accused of. Obama has used up his “get out of jail free” cards. The chicken has come home to roost. “May Piss Be Upon Him”.

SpiderMike on October 30, 2012 at 10:05 AM

All of you “nominating” future AGs are forgetting one – obvious – choice who we KNOW would get to the bottom of this: Chris Christy.

PJ Emeritus on October 30, 2012 at 10:18 AM

The small man thinks that small acts of goodness are of no benefit, and does not do them; and that small deeds of evil do no harm, and does not refrain from them. Hence, his wickedness becomes so great that it cannot be concealed, and his guilt so great that it cannot be pardoned. – Confucius

Monas on October 30, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Well, that would make us even, Obumwad, because we’re offended that a pusillanimous, lying sack of a traitorous, dictator butt-kissing POS, such as you, should reside in, let alone hold high office, in our country. Go be with the third world suicide bombers that you revere. Leave us and our country alone. Go be a community organizer in some arab shite hole.

uncle_fweddy on October 30, 2012 at 2:11 PM

Then stop the slow walking of the facts and let the American people, especially the families of the 4 dead Americans what happened and why.

Amazingoly on October 30, 2012 at 5:37 PM

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