13 Benghazis That Occurred on Bush’s Watch Without a Peep from Fox News

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UPDATE: The Grossly Lopsided Republican Responses to 9/11 and Benghazi

UPDATE 2: Popular Conservative Website Tries and Fails to Debunk Our ’13 Benghazis’ Article

The Republican inquisition over the attacks against Americans in Benghazi has never really gone away, but it appears as though in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing and the House Oversight Committee’s Benghazi hearings this week there’s renewed psycho-histrionics over Benghazi.

Lindsey Graham and Fox News Channel in particular are each crapping their cages over new allegations from an alleged whistleblower, while they continue to deal in previously debunked falsehoods about the sequence of events during and following the attacks. Fox News is predictably helming the biggest raft of hooey on the situation — turning its attention to Hillary Clinton in an abundantly obvious early move to stymie her presidential run before it even begins.

So I thought I’d revisit some territory I covered back in October as a bit of a refresher — especially since it appears as if no one, including and especially the traditional press, intends to ask any of these obnoxious, opportunistic liars about why they’re so obsessed by this one attack yet they entirely ignored the dozen-plus consulate/embassy attacks that occurred when George W. Bush and Dick Cheney were allegedly “keeping us safe.”

The Benghazi attacks (the consulate and the CIA compound) are absolutely not unprecedented even though they’re being treated that way by Republicans who are deliberately ignoring anything that happened prior to Inauguration Day, January 20, 2009.

January 22, 2002. Calcutta, India. Gunmen associated with Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami attack the U.S. Consulate. Five people are killed.

June 14, 2002. Karachi, Pakistan. Suicide bomber connected with al-Qaida attacks the U.S. Consulate, killing 12 and injuring 51.

October 12, 2002. Denpasar, Indonesia. U.S. diplomatic offices bombed as part of a string of “Bali Bombings.” No fatalities.

February 28, 2003. Islamabad, Pakistan. Several gunmen fire upon the U.S. Embassy. Two people are killed.

May 12, 2003. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Armed al-Qaida terrorists storm the diplomatic compound killing 36 people including nine Americans. The assailants committed suicide by detonating a truck bomb.

July 30, 2004. Tashkent, Uzbekistan. A suicide bomber from the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan attacks the U.S. Embassy, killing two people.

December 6, 2004. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Al-Qaida terrorists storm the U.S. Consulate and occupy the perimeter wall. Nine people are killed.

March 2, 2006. Karachi, Pakistan again. Suicide bomber attacks the U.S. Consulate killing four people, including U.S. diplomat David Foy who was directly targeted by the attackers. (I wonder if Lindsey Graham or Fox News would even recognize the name “David Foy.” This is the third Karachi terrorist attack in four years on what’s considered American soil.)

September 12, 2006. Damascus, Syria. Four armed gunmen shouting “Allahu akbar” storm the U.S. Embassy using grenades, automatic weapons, a car bomb and a truck bomb. Four people are killed, 13 are wounded.

January 12, 2007. Athens, Greece. Members of a Greek terrorist group called the Revolutionary Struggle fire a rocket-propelled grenade at the U.S. Embassy. No fatalities.

March 18, 2008. Sana’a, Yemen. Members of the al-Qaida-linked Islamic Jihad of Yemen fire a mortar at the U.S. Embassy. The shot misses the embassy, but hits nearby school killing two.

July 9, 2008. Istanbul, Turkey. Four armed terrorists attack the U.S. Consulate. Six people are killed.

September 17, 2008. Sana’a, Yemen. Terrorists dressed as military officials attack the U.S. Embassy with an arsenal of weapons including RPGs and detonate two car bombs. Sixteen people are killed, including an American student and her husband (they had been married for three weeks when the attack occurred). This is the second attack on this embassy in seven months.

A few observations about this timeline. My initial list was quoted from an article on the Daily Kos which actually contained several errors and only 11 attacks (the above timeline contains all 13 attacks). Also, my list above doesn’t include the numerous and fatal attacks on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad during the Iraq war — a war that was vocally supported by Lindsey Graham, John McCain and Fox News Channel.

Speaking of Graham, I ran a search on each attack along with the name “Lindsey Graham” in the hopes of discovering that Graham had perhaps commented about the attacks or raised some questions about why the administration didn’t prevent the attacks or respond accordingly to prevent additional embassy attacks. No results. Of course. Now, this could mean the search wasn’t exhaustive enough. But one thing’s for sure: neither Graham nor any of his cohorts launched a crusade against the Bush administration and the State Department in any of those cases — no one did, including the congressional Democrats, by the way.

This leads us to the ultimate point here. Not only have numerous sources previously debunked the Benghazi information being peddled by the Republicans and Fox News (for example, contrary to what the Republicans are saying, yes, reinforcements did in fact arrive before the attack on the CIA compound), but none of these people raised a single word of protest when, for example, American embassies in Yemen and Pakistan were attacked numerous times. Why didn’t the Bush administration do something to secure the compounds after the first attacks? Why didn’t he provide additional security?

Where was your inquest after the Karachi attacks, Mr. Graham? Where were you after the Sana’a attacks, Mr. Hannity? What about all of the embassy attacks in Iraq that I didn’t even list here, Mr. McCain? Do you realize how many people died in attacks on U.S. embassies and consulates when Bush was supposedly keeping us safe, Mr. Ailes? Just once I’d like to hear David Gregory or George Stephanopoulos or Wolf Blitzer ask a Republican member of Congress about the above timeline and why they said nothing at the time of each attack. Just once.

Nearly every accusation being issued about Benghazi could’ve been raised about the Bush era attacks, and yet these self-proclaimed truth-seekers refused to, in their words, undermine the commander-in-chief while troops were in harm’s way (a line they repeated over and over again during those years).

So we’re only left to conclude the obvious. The investigations and accusations and conspiracy theories are entirely motivated by politics and a strategy to escalate this to an impeachment trial. In doing so, the Republicans have the opportunity not only to crush the president’s second term, but also to sabotage the potential for a Hillary Clinton presidency.

Even if they never arrive at that goal, they have in their possession a cudgel formed of horseshit — a means of flogging the current administration with the singularly effective Republican marketing/noise machine, including the conservative entertainment complex. Very seldom does this machine fail to revise history and distort the truth. Ultimately, they don’t even need a full-blown impeachment proceeding when they have a population of way too many truthers and automatons who take all of these lies at face value — not to mention dubiously sourced chunks of “truth” proffered by radio and cable news conspiracy theorists who, if nothing else, are masters at telling angry conservatives precisely what they want to hear: that the probably-Muslim president is weak on terrorism. And so they’ll keep repeating “Benghazi-Gate, Benghazi-Gate, Benghazi-Gate!” without any regard for history or reality. Like always.

 

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  • Timmy Wilburn

    The thing the writer left out was that no one had asked to have more military personnel for added protection because a attack was going to happen and was denied extra protection and denied help when those attacks happened.
    As for Libya, obama and clinton helped overthrow the government. After that , the ambassador requested for more military protection and was denied. The day of the attack, no help was given or ordered. Those Americans were betrayed . obama and clinton did nothing to bring those muslim people guilty of murder to justice. Still to this day, people in Libya that are guilty of murder walk free and we are still waiting for potus to order military action against his brothers in faith in Libya. Obama and Hilary are traitors because of their actions and lack of action over the Libya issue

  • Theo Ricks

    the examples pointed out below of Benghazi’s on bush’s watch- yes, those happened alright. The difference is neither bush nor his surrogates tried to claim that the driving force behind the attacks was anything but radical Islamic terrorists. No where in their commentary about any of these attacks was there ever suggested that somehow these otherwise peaceful Islamic radicals would not have made these attacks had they not been provoked by a video produced by an American. You know, you people on the left really do need to grow up. Reagan said it best– “you just know so many things that are not so”!

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  • Jay Silla

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    You !diots realize that there is a BIG difference between ONE American (not 60) getting killed (under Bush) OUTSIDE the Embassy (David Foy, Karachi) compared to FOUR Americans (including the 1st Ambassador in over 35yrs) being left to die during a SEVEN HOUR TERRORIST ATTACK with NO help being sent?

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  • marcel

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    Hey Cesca? How about sticking to ATTACKS BY CAMEL F’NG MUZZIES ON AMERICAN SOIL?

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  • Tom Fowler

    How many Americans were killed with the attacks on our Embassies and Consulates. I do not want foreign Nationals or attackers deaths. Just American citizens and at which embassy or consulate?

  • Blablathingy

    Our history is so full of lies it’s ridiculous. Both parties have their dirty secrets. It’s not really a question of who lies more; what the hell is the point of that? It’s just petty bickering and empty talk. Fine then, let’s talk our way all the way back to Bush’s great grandfather financing Hitler, shall we, and dredge up every American killed, every country slaughtered and left bleeding in our wake since then. Not enough? Let’s go back further. Let’s dig into all the dirty, filthy, corrupt shit we can find. And then what? I’d like to see some of these comment threads evolving out of the realm of 6-year-olds throwing mud at each other, bragging about who’s daddy is better or badder, and into something more along the lines of what are we going to do to save our country from our Zionist and British landlords who are running our country into the ground, running both parties like a blind-folded mule team, opportunistically taking advantage of the weaknesses in each, and playing the American people for a bunch of ignorant fools. Let’s face it: we’re fighting Israels wars for Israel. We are nothing more than Israel’s mercenary army. Israel OWNS us. And Both parties – Republicans and Democrats – are paying rent to Israel, sending our children off to die for this very small, very wealthy country that we continue to give 3 BILLION dollars a year to. What the hell is this 3 billion dollars? Rent? A fee paid for the “privilege” of playing international bully for them? Welfare? When we’re done paying for Iraq, we will have paid almost 7 TRILLION dollars, including interest. If you all don’t realize what Israel has to gain by us wiping out their enemies, you need to wake the hell up and start paying attention to what is really going on before this once-great country of ours collapses. We’ve been bankrupting ourselves on behalf of Israel and her enemies and for what???. Hello. We will NEVER reel our out-of-control government back in (AND BOTH PARTIES ARE OUT OF CONTROL) if we don’t cut out this stupid partisan bickering and get our shit together and talk about making some fundamental changes in the way things are run, the way money is spent, and the way we communicate. Divide and conquer folks; that’s what they’re doing. It’s as simple as that and you’re all participating by playing along by bitching at each other.

  • tom shabatura

    Don’t make me laugh…if that had really happened you bastards would have climbed all over it then. You guys spend all your time making up scandals and trying to slander your opposition. Why not stun the world and spend the time to come up with a platform of ideas to run with, of course no one would believe anything you say……. Bunch of big losers….

  • user woot

    But wait, are you saying in all of these examples the people on scene were refused help?

  • randy

    Just thought I’d drop a line. If I wasted my ink printing this “bovine scatology”, I wouldn’t use the paper to wipe my A$$!!

  • David Williamson

    The writer touts about how Bush saw more Benghazi’s than Obama did, so why isn’t there a big stink about that? Maybe it’s from the fact that he didn’t lie about them. We were at war and attacks on embassies are to be expected. Please tell me what Clinton did during the U.S.S. Cole attack or the first attack on the World Trade Center? Did Clinton lie about these attacks, no he didn’t. Did Bush lie about the embassy attacks he experienced, no he didn’t. So when Obama lies about it, why is it the media and Democrats so eager to stand behind the lies, which ,makes them liars also. The whole Benghazi thing is all about this presidents ability to lie about anything he wants and media and democrats take it as gospel. That folks is the problem with Benghazi. Please don’t try to tell me they were hiding sensitive information from the terrorist. That is just stupid, why didn’t Carter, Clinton or Bush lie then about embassy attacks?

  • https://www.facebook.com/adams.tricail adams trace

    What a beautiful and wonderful testimony some time things you don’t believe can just happen.my name is Adams Trace i am from U.S.A am 25 years old i got married at the age of 24 i have only one child and i was living happily .After one year of my marriage my husband behavior became so strange and i don’t really understand what was going on, he packed out of the house to another woman i love him so much that i never dream’s of losing him, i try my possible best to make sure that my husband get back to me but all to no avail i cry and i cry seeking for help. i discussed it with my best friend and she promise to help me he told me of a man called Dr.ogala, he is a very great man and a real man that can be trusted and there is nothing concerning love issues he cannot do that is why they call him Dr.ogala. I contacted his email address.And i told him everything that happen all he told me that i should not worry that all my problems will be solved immediately. He told me what to do to get my husband back and i did, he said after One hour my husband will come back to me and start begging, it really happen i was very surprise and very, very happy our relationship was now very tight and we both live happily again. So my advice for you now is to contact this same email address:([email protected] or [email protected]} if you are in any kind of situation concerning love issues and any other things that give you problems. He can use his HOLY spell to help you. his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com and you can also call him +2348039456308 THANKS…….

  • https://www.facebook.com/adams.tricail adams trace

    What a beautiful and wonderful testimony some time things you don’t believe can just happen.my name is Adams Trace i am from U.S.A am 25 years old i got married at the age of 24 i have only one child and i was living happily .After one year of my marriage my husband behavior became so strange and i don’t really understand what was going on, he packed out of the house to another woman i love him so much that i never dream’s of losing him, i try my possible best to make sure that my husband get back to me but all to no avail i cry and i cry seeking for help. i discussed it with my best friend and she promise to help me he told me of a man called Dr.ogala, he is a very great man and a real man that can be trusted and there is nothing concerning love issues he cannot do that is why they call him Dr.ogala. I contacted his email address.And i told him everything that happen all he told me that i should not worry that all my problems will be solved immediately. He told me what to do to get my husband back and i did, he said after One hour my husband will come back to me and start begging, it really happen i was very surprise and very, very happy our relationship was now very tight and we both live happily again. So my advice for you now is to contact this same email address:([email protected] or [email protected]} if you are in any kind of situation concerning love issues and any other things that give you problems. He can use his HOLY spell to help you. his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com and you can also call him +2348039456308 THANKS..

  • Maris Jos

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  • Becky Ross

    My name is Becky Ross , I really want to testify to the good work of Dr. Ogala for what he has don for me . couple of years ago, my husband left home after we had little misunderstanding, he never returned, no phone calls, no letters, no emails and no sign of him anywhere.and at the same time My daughter got sick so ill, things were so tough for me. I had lost hope, 2 years ago, i met a psychic, he said he would help me, i give him a try but all to no nothing happened, i lost hope completely, my daughter’s situation got worse each day. Last month, i saw a posting concerning the good works of the Spiritual professional(Dr. Ogala), i told the great man my problem and he told me that there is nothing to be worry about for me contacting him all my problem is savol .. He asked me to provide the spiriual materials needed to cast the spells and of cost which i did (Bring Lover back, Healing spell and Career spells). In a matter of weeks, my husband called me and told me he was sorry and that he wants to come back to me and that he would explain everything when he comes back, three days later, i got a call from the new job i apple for with an Real Estate company, right now, my daughter’s is finally healed. I want to thanks DR. Ogala,for what he has don for me and my family. you can contact him via email: [email protected] or [email protected] his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com his the solution to all problem i no you are going to be the next to shera your testsimony to people you can call the great man on +2348039456308……………..

  • Becky Ross

    My name is Becky Ross , I really want to testify to the good work of Dr. Ogala for what he has don for me . couple of years ago, my husband left home after we had little misunderstanding, he never returned, no phone calls, no letters, no emails and no sign of him anywhere.and at the same time My daughter got sick so ill, things were so tough for me. I had lost hope, 2 years ago, i met a psychic, he said he would help me, i give him a try but all to no nothing happened, i lost hope completely, my daughter’s situation got worse each day. Last month, i saw a posting concerning the good works of the Spiritual professional(Dr. Ogala), i told the great man my problem and he told me that there is nothing to be worry about for me contacting him all my problem is savol .. He asked me to provide the spiriual materials needed to cast the spells and of cost which i did (Bring Lover back, Healing spell and Career spells). In a matter of weeks, my husband called me and told me he was sorry and that he wants to come back to me and that he would explain everything when he comes back, three days later, i got a call from the new job i apple for with an Real Estate company, right now, my daughter’s is finally healed. I want to thanks DR. Ogala,for what he has don for me and my family. you can contact him via email: [email protected] or [email protected] his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com his the solution to all problem i no you are going to be the next to shera your testsimony to people you can call the great man on +2348039456308……….

  • Becky Ross

    My name is Becky Ross , I really want to testify to the good work of Dr. Ogala for what he has don for me . couple of years ago, my husband left home after we had little misunderstanding, he never returned, no phone calls, no letters, no emails and no sign of him anywhere.and at the same time My daughter got sick so ill, things were so tough for me. I had lost hope, 2 years ago, i met a psychic, he said he would help me, i give him a try but all to no nothing happened, i lost hope completely, my daughter’s situation got worse each day. Last month, i saw a posting concerning the good works of the Spiritual professional(Dr. Ogala), i told the great man my problem and he told me that there is nothing to be worry about for me contacting him all my problem is savol .. He asked me to provide the spiriual materials needed to cast the spells and of cost which i did (Bring Lover back, Healing spell and Career spells). In a matter of weeks, my husband called me and told me he was sorry and that he wants to come back to me and that he would explain everything when he comes back, three days later, i got a call from the new job i apple for with an Real Estate company, right now, my daughter’s is finally healed. I want to thanks DR. Ogala,for what he has don for me and my family. you can contact him via email: [email protected] or [email protected] his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com his the solution to all problem i no you are going to be the next to shera your testsimony to people you can call the great man on +2348039456308……

  • Becky Ross

    My name is Becky Ross , I really want to testify to the good work of Dr. Ogala for what he has don for me . couple of years ago, my husband left home after we had little misunderstanding, he never returned, no phone calls, no letters, no emails and no sign of him anywhere.and at the same time My daughter got sick so ill, things were so tough for me. I had lost hope, 2 years ago, i met a psychic, he said he would help me, i give him a try but all to no nothing happened, i lost hope completely, my daughter’s situation got worse each day. Last month, i saw a posting concerning the good works of the Spiritual professional(Dr. Ogala), i told the great man my problem and he told me that there is nothing to be worry about for me contacting him all my problem is savol .. He asked me to provide the spiriual materials needed to cast the spells and of cost which i did (Bring Lover back, Healing spell and Career spells). In a matter of weeks, my husband called me and told me he was sorry and that he wants to come back to me and that he would explain everything when he comes back, three days later, i got a call from the new job i apple for with an Real Estate company, right now, my daughter’s is finally healed. I want to thanks DR. Ogala,for what he has don for me and my family. you can contact him via email: [email protected] or [email protected] his web site http://holyspellcast.webs.com his the solution to all problem i no you are going to be the next to shera your testsimony to people you can call the great man on +2348039456308….

  • Cindy Ivan

    I am Cindy Ivan from United Kingdom, Scotland, I did not believe in Love spell magic for i thought and believed it was not real until the day that my boyfriend left me for one Girl, I tried all my possible means to get him back to me but it all seems to be in vain, So one day i saw a testimony on the INTERNET about DR OVIA how he helped one Man to get his wife back, although i didn’t believe in love spell, i contacted him because i loved my Boyfriend and i want him back, So DR OVIA performed the love spell and told me to wait for just 12 hours which i did, So surprisingly, My Boyfriend sent me an apologizing Text and he started begging me, from that day, we became together and up till now, We are in love with each other like never before.. If you need any help, You can as well contact DR OVIA on this Valid Emails ( [email protected] or [email protected]) You can also call him on +2348054049995 or contact him directly Via His Website http://droviasolutioncenter.webs.com/
    My Regards…,../

  • Cindy Ivan

    I am Cindy Ivan from United Kingdom, Scotland, I did not believe in Love spell magic for i thought and believed it was not real until the day that my boyfriend left me for one Girl, I tried all my possible means to get him back to me but it all seems to be in vain, So one day i saw a testimony on the INTERNET about DR OVIA how he helped one Man to get his wife back, although i didn’t believe in love spell, i contacted him because i loved my Boyfriend and i want him back, So DR OVIA performed the love spell and told me to wait for just 12 hours which i did, So surprisingly, My Boyfriend sent me an apologizing Text and he started begging me, from that day, we became together and up till now, We are in love with each other like never before.. If you need any help, You can as well contact DR OVIA on this Valid Emails ( [email protected] or [email protected]) You can also call him on +2348054049995 or contact him directly Via His Website http://droviasolutioncenter.webs.com/
    My Regards…./

  • cannon shelly

    Good day,Complement of the season.I am on here to express my sincere gratitude to a spell caster introduced to me by my Uncle, Wow! i never thought there was any real spell caster out here that can help me in my problems both financial and emotionally until my uncle recommended a spell caster he has contacted and was satisfied with his services to me and i did the same and contacted HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON, The World Greatest for his help and i was so amazed for his wonderful work and sincerely i tested him and i must confess with all sincerity that HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDONis real and his prophesies are so really and he do what he says he will do. He is the only true and real spell caster i know and i don’t want folks out here to fall victims for those fake spell caster who impersonate the real ones, please make no mistake any further and don’t get scammed contact HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON the realest spell caster in the world for him to help you in whatever problem you are going through be it relationship problem or money problem or any other problem you might have and HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON will help you one time. He helped me get back my wife whom have left me for another man for the past 3years, after i contacted HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON, after he has prepared and cast the spell in one hour my ex wife started calling and begging that she have missed me and i was amazed. right now i am living happily and my family is now so strong and united. please feel free and contact HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON on his personal email [email protected] a word is enough for the wise, please friends make no mistake any further contact him now [email protected]

    HIGH PRIEST OZIGIDIDON thank you for your help.

  • Greg Williams

    I broke up with my wife last 5 months due to many misunderstandings i was fighting so hard to get her back. none of her friends would give me any information about her. The only thing I could do was to go find help from anywhere, so i looked for a way to get her back then a friend recommended me to contact Therapist Oniha of the [email protected] that he will help me and as my friend said, Therapist Oniha helped me to bring back my wife in just in 3 days, I now have her back and this is the biggest joy of my life oohhhh am so happy now with her forever.

  • cannon shelly

    Good day.Compliments of the season to you all out there.. I am so full with joy as i write this post right now.. i really have had an encounter with a real spell caster who is so true with is word and he does what he says he will do. He is the realest of all spell casters out there.. so genuine and true. I want to thank High priest ozigididon for all he had done for me within the short time i met him.. he has really made my end of year a memorable one and has made me know that there is still hope. Thank you once again for bring back my lost love and making my life sweet and better.. I am so happy for the divine turn around he brought to my life. friends out there.. search no further for fake and scam spell caster, the real one is [email protected] and his name is High priest ozigididon, Contact him today and share your problems with him and i am so optimistic there will be a solution to that problem when been brought to High priest ozigididon. [email protected]

  • Andrea Jean

    i want to thank Dr Zaba for bringing back my ex husband, we broke up for more than 4 month and he told me that he never want to see me in his life again. i love him so much to the extend that i could not do any thing again, i was confused and depress due to the love i had for him.i did everything i could do to have him come back to me but all went in vain. so i decided to contact a spell caster, i did not believe in spell casting i just want to try it may be it would work out for me. i contacted Dr Zaba for help, he told me that he have to cast a love spell on him, i told him to start it. after 3 days my husband called me and started to apologize for leaving me and also he told me that he still love me. i was very happy and i thank Dr Zaba for helping me get back my ex husband back to my hands. his spell is the the greatest all over the world, it was the love spell he cast on my ex that make him come back to me. all you ladies who want back the ex husband back i want you to contact Dr Zaba at the following email address and get all your problem solve..No problem is too big for him to solve..Contact him direct at ([email protected]) OR ([email protected]) and get your problems solve or you can call his cell pheno on +2348056391583 web sit (http://zabaspellhelp.webs.com/) …

  • Andrea Jean

    i want to thank Dr Zaba for bringing back my ex husband, we broke up for more than 4 month and he told me that he never want to see me in his life again. i love him so much to the extend that i could not do any thing again, i was confused and depress due to the love i had for him.i did everything i could do to have him come back to me but all went in vain. so i decided to contact a spell caster, i did not believe in spell casting i just want to try it may be it would work out for me. i contacted Dr Zaba for help, he told me that he have to cast a love spell on him, i told him to start it. after 3 days my husband called me and started to apologize for leaving me and also he told me that he still love me. i was very happy and i thank Dr Zaba for helping me get back my ex husband back to my hands. his spell is the the greatest all over the world, it was the love spell he cast on my ex that make him come back to me. all you ladies who want back the ex husband back i want you to contact Dr Zaba at the following email address and get all your problem solve..No problem is too big for him to solve..Contact him direct at ([email protected]) OR ([email protected]) and get your problems solve or you can call his cell pheno on +2348056391583 web sit (http://zabaspellhelp.webs.com/)

  • Sally

    So which Ambassadors were assassinated in these attacks, again?

  • Santo Champion

    An amazing testimony on a spell caster who brought my wife back to me.. My name is Edwin Wallace,i live in United Kngdom,and I’m happily married to a lovely and caring wife,with two kids.A very big problem occurred in my family seven months ago,between me and my wife.so terrible that she took the case to court for a divorce.she said that she never wanted to stay with me again,and that she didn’t love me anymore.So she packed out of my house and made me and my children passed through severe pain. I tried all my possible means to get her back,after much begging,but all to no avail.and she confirmed it that she has made her decision,and she never wanted to see me again. So on one evening,as i was coming back from work,i met an old friend of mine who asked of my wife.So i explained every thing to her,so she told me that the only way i can get my wife back,is to visit a spell caster,because it has really worked for her too.So i never believed in spell,but i had no other choice,than to follow her advice. Then she gave me the email address of the spell caster whom she visited.{[email protected]}. So the next morning,i sent a mail to the address she gave to me,and the spell caster assured me that i will get my wife back the next day.What an amazing statement!! I never believed,so he spoke with me,and told me everything that i need to do. Then the next morning, So surprisingly, my wife who didn’t call me for the past seven {7}months,gave me a call to inform me that she was coming back.So Amazing!! So that was how she came back that same day,with lots of love and joy,and she apologized for her mistake,and for the pain she caused me and my children. Then from that day,our relationship was now stronger than how it were before,by the help of a spell caster. So, i will advice you out there to kindly visit the same website {[email protected]},if”>{[email protected]},if you are in any condition like this,or you have any problem related to “bringing your ex back. So thanks to the Dr PAPAr for bringing back my wife,and brought great joy to my family once again. {[email protected]}, Thanks..

  • jessylynn harvey

    Hello, My name is
    Jessylynn harvey. i want to share to the whole world on how Dr Keke Odin
    the chief Priest of all the spell casters in India Helped me reunite my
    marriage. To cut the long story shot, after 2 years of break up with my
    Husband with no phone calls or email messages. i was so frustrated
    because i have contacted so many other spell casters with no results.
    when i read about Dr Keke Odin (The Chief Priest Of all the spell
    casters in India) on his website at http://greatkekespelltemple01.webs.com
    so i decided to contact him for help. to my greatest surprise, in just
    24 hours later my Husband called me and started begging for forgiveness.
    i am now a happy woman with a beautiful baby girl.all thanks to Dr Keke
    Odin. You can contact Dr keke Odin On contact him directly on his email at [email protected] or contact him through his website at http://greatkekespelltemple01.webs.com. his help is assured and guaranteed once again email him directly at [email protected]

  • Williams Harryson

    I am Julletia Fiyong a citizen of Mexico but now recide in Numbai India,,i have been in a relationship with fiance for seven years, he suddenly started behaving violently and when i tried correcting him, he beat me up and broke up with me, I did everything possible to bring him back but all was in vain, I wanted him back so much because of the love I have for him, I begged him with everything, I made promises but he refused. I explained my problem to someone online and she suggested that I should rather contact a spell caster that could help me cast a spell to bring him back but I am the type that never believed in spell, I had no choice than to try it, I mailed the spell caster, and he told me there was no problem that everything will be okay before five days, that my ex will return to me before five days, he cast the spell and surprisingly in the fourth day, it was around 4pm. My ex called me, I was so surprised, I answered the call and all he said was that he was so sorry for everything that happened, that he wanted me to return to him, that he loves me so much. I was so happy and went to him, that was how we started living together happily again. Since then, I have made promise that anybody I know that have a relationship problem, I would be of help to such person by referring him or her to the only real and powerful spell caster who helped me with my own problem and who is different from all the fake ones out there. Anybody could need the help of the spell caster, his email is [email protected] you can email him if you need his assistance in your relationship or anything: [email protected] or you can also visit his website:http://ugbakhuanspelltemple.webs.com

  • Williams Harryson

    My Name is TRACY, From United Kingdom. I wish to share my testimonies with the general public about what this man called ugbakhuan has just done for me , this man has just brought back my lost Ex husband to me with his great spell, I was married to this man called Steven we were together for a long time and we loved our self’s but when I was unable to give him a child for 2 years he left me and told me he can’t continue anymore then I was now looking for ways to get him back until a friend of mine told me about this man and gave his contact email([email protected]) then you won’t believe this when I contacted this man on my problems he prepared this spell cast and bring my lost husband back, and after a month I miss my month and go for a test and the result stated am pregnant am happy today am a mother of a baby girl, thank you once again the great ugbakhuan for what you have done for me, if you are out there passing through any of this problems listed below:

    1) If you want your ex back.
    (2) if you always have bad dreams.
    (3) You want to be promoted in your office.
    (4) You want women/men to run after you.
    (5) If you want a child.
    (6) You want to be rich.
    (7) You want to tie your husband/wife to be
    yours forever.
    (8) If you need financial assistance.
    (9) How you been scammed and you want to recover you lost money

  • Williams Harryson

    My name is Josephine, and i live in new york city.I have been through hell
    and pain,looking for a good and real spell caster who can help me get my
    soul-mate back.I have been scammed so many times,by some who claimed to be
    real spell casters.until i found the real and great spell caster ”
    [email protected]” who helped me,and solved all my
    problems concerning my boyfriend who left me since eight months ago.and
    after that i also took my friend along,who was also having the same problem
    concerning her husband,who left her since five months ago,and the problem
    was also solved by the same “[email protected]”. Cant you
    see! the real and great spell caster is here,all you need to do now is to
    contact this same address whenever you are in any problem related to spell
    casting.It took me a very long period of time,before i could get this real
    and great spell caster.So right now “[email protected]
    is here,and the best for you to solve your problems…….
    “” [email protected]“.or you can also visit his website:http://ugbakhuanspelltemple.webs.com

  • Williams Harryson

    my names are Jessica Hanny am from Nigeria, my story goes like this i traveled out to USA to look for jobs from there i contaminated HIV which was in my body for the past three years, because of that i loose my jobs and my husband run away from me and even my children run away from me. i looked for a solution out but no one can help me, i went to some different churches herbalist but no solution came out, until i met a friend who directed me to a doctor called dr ugbakhuan so i message him an all him he told m the steps to follow then i respected him and follow the procedures so now as am telling you now i am being healed from HIV sickness the dr is specialized in all types of sickness so if you are heartbreak on and you don’t have hope in life anymore so it is now your opportunity for you to also email him at [email protected] or contact him through his email address http://ugbakhuanspelltemple.webs.com

  • Williams Harryson

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  • Jim Kerr

    Let’s look at how the real Benghazi is different from the 13 alleged Benghazis:

    No requests for help were made.
    No cover up that the attack was a result of an anti Muslim YOUTUBE video.
    No investigations were necessary as this was a war zone.
    The Secretary of State was not made to testify as a result of any of these normal attacks during war.
    The Secretary of State did not step down as a result of any of theses consulate attacks.

    Therefore the comparison of 13 other consulate attacks only has one thing in common with Benghazi. Attacks on US consulates. The indictment is incompetence. The articles spin via comparison is an epic failure.

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  • Bryce Hipp

    It isn’t about the fact that the Bengazi attack happened man. Yea you’re right. A butt load of other attacks happened in the past. Its how Bengazi was handled. The fact that those that were there to protect the Embassy were held back from responding for over 45 minutes. Embassy’s in hostile territory are likely to be attacked unfortunately. But if you have people on the ground within 5 minutes of the embassy who’s sole purpose is to respond and protect those inside, they should never be held back and not allowed to respond in a timely fashion which could save lives and stop the attack. THATS the problem.

  • http://newsninja2012.com/radiolive/ CFJ

    Of course you morons can’t comprehend the difference between a suicide attack OUTSIDE our Embassy to a 7 hour sustained attack with no help sent.

    But what do you expect. You guys are so drunk on the Kool-Aid you still support a President that 52% of Americans call a “Failure”

    13 Benghazis? What a joke. ALL loss of life is tragic but there was ONE American Diplomat killed OUTSIDE the Embassy by SUICIDE attack.

    If you want to compare body-counts including local civilians, Monica’s Lollipop, Bill Clinton lost 220+ in one day at our Embassies.

    You guys are pathetic.

  • cenk

    Jus a quick not for the author: none of these attacks had a stand down order and none of these attacks lasted long enough for our military to intervene. Remember that Libia is a skip and hop from Sicily…American bases….airplanes, those things that fly and carry paratroopers?

  • Ronaldg36

    The difference is President never lied about the above incidents, never tried to cover up the facts, nor blamed these on anything but terrorists. The Obama administration has lied, deleted emails, shredded documents, and never took any responsibility for the failure to act.

  • http://thebarton.org Michael Barton

    The difference is we lost an ambassador… Get that? Under Bush, we were attacked, but since Bush was a leader, we didn’t hear about it as a failure (because it wasn’t). Obama failed, people died, there was a cover up, and we’re trying to find out the truth!

    We’re trying to investigate Benghazi but the Obama administration isn’t cooperating. Google how long investigations of this magnitude take, and then sit back and wait. You’ll seen Obama in handcuffs before too long.

    • Jacob Eagleshield

      Fact had Bengazi happened under Bush,Republicans and the Facist propaganda machine at Vulture News would have NOTHING to say.It is about Obama. GOP means Get Obama Party,and they do not give a damn how much damage they do to accomplish that.

      • http://thebarton.org Michael Barton

        If it happened under Bush, he would have done something about it, and the republicans would have respected him for it. Obama and whomever has been covering up Benghazi this entire time. We’re just trying to figure out the truth, but it’s hard to get to the truth when people just want to protect Obama because they think he’s a gift from God. Spoiler alert, Obama is a failure to America. He makes Carter look like Reagan. Wake up and get off the Obama gang bang train and use your brain.

      • http://newsninja2012.com/radiolive/ CFJ

        And the Democrats had the House and Senate for the last 2 years… if there WAS 13 Benghazis don’t you think scum Reid and scum Pelosi would have held hearings?

        FACT IS… there was NO 7 HOUR SUSTAINED ATTACK on ANY of our Embassies.

        What a useful idiot. SMH

  • Lisa

    Twice the administration has been found innocent of wrongdoing, and it’s been proven to the investigative panel that no stand down order was ever issued. The republicans simply still can’t stand that the black guy won the election, TWICE!

  • Merle Burbaugh Jr

    Sad this is such a pile of BS. Not one of these was being used as a front to supply arms to the terrorists, but Benghazi was. All of these were also PROPERLY defended, Benghazi was NOT. None of these had their defense forces told to stand down but Benghazi was. Not even a good try to spin more lies to coverup the lies already told.

  • Dan Spruiell

    You are so blinded by your unbelievable hate toward Fox News and anyone who might know a republican that you give FALSE information. I thought you might have some insight to what is really going on…. I was badly mistaken. You are just another LIAR from the left.

  • David Williamson

    This writer has a short selective memory. There is one major difference in the embassy attacks during the Bush Administration’s along with Clinton’s. Both Clinton and Bush were upfront with the telling of the attacks. The Obama administration knew that this was a planned attack, yet he felt it was important to lie about it and said it was because of a video. The lies seem to be a common thread for this President. That for me is reason enough to get to the bottom of what happened, why it happened as it did and why this President of THE UNITED STATES decided to lie about the killing of these AMERICAN CITIZENS.

  • anthony williams

    What a weak attempt.Problem with this is that Bush responded wtih clarity, not lies. We didnt cover it up, or blame it on a video.

    • Jacob Eagleshield

      The liar here is Rush Limbaugh(no surprise,he would not know the truth if it bit him) and Sean Hannity and the Republican hate machine.

  • alaanile

    The point is they were screaming for help and backup that was less than an hour away. They forces that were ready were told to stand down and let the men die. The British had special forces minutes away that offered help and it was refused by our government.

    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy. In all of the other cases our forces were allowed to move in or security was beefed up as a result. Our forces also moved in after the fact in these cases to demonstrate an overwhelming presence of force.

    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy.

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    • Jacob Eagleshield

      Months before Bengazi the State department asked for more funding for security John Boehner said no way.

  • alaanile

    The point is they were screaming for help and backup that was less than an hour away. They forces that were ready were told to stand down and let the men die. The British had special forces minutes away that offered help and it was refused by our government.

    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy. In all of the other cases our forces were allowed to move in or security was beefed up as a result. Our forces also moved in after the fact in these cases to demonstrate an overwhelming presence of force.

    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy.

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  • Mike Arienti

    January 22, 2002. Calcutta, India. Gunmen associated with Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami attack the U.S. Consulate. Five people are killed.

    The Kolkata incident was a spontaneous attack on an American Cultural Center not a US consulate! It was run and operated by India and did not involve American citizen deaths.

    June 14, 2002. Karachi, Pakistan. Suicide bomber connected with al-Qaida attacks the U.S. Consulate, killing 12 and injuring 51.

    A truck with a fertilizer bomb driven by a suicide bomber was detonated outside the United States Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan. Twelve people were killed and 51 injured, all Pakistanis.

    October 12, 2002. Denpasar, Indonesia. U.S. diplomatic offices bombed as part of a string of “Bali Bombings.” No fatalities.

    No fatalities. No attempt to blame a video. Nice try but not good enough.

    February 28, 2003. Islamabad, Pakistan. Several gunmen fire upon the U.S. Embassy. Two people are killed.

    It was actually Karachi, not Islamabad. On February 28, 2003, gunmen killed two police officers and wounded five other officers and a civilian in front of the consulate. The attack was conducted from motorcycles, and was deliberately aimed at the paramilitary rangers who have taken over guard duties at the consulate from the Pakistani police.

    May 12, 2003. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Armed al-Qaida terrorists storm the diplomatic compound killing 36 people including nine Americans. The assailants committed suicide by detonating a truck bomb.

    As early as February 2003, the US State Department issued travel warnings that Westerners could be targeted by terrorists. The warnings followed an explosion at a private residence where weapons, explosives, cash, and false documents were subsequently discovered. In early May 2003, the US State Department warned that terrorists were in the final stages of planning terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi government also warned of this, and issued an alert for 19 men believed to be members of AL-Qaeda planning attacks.

    President Bush was informed of the attacks while on a national trip, and called them “ruthless murder.” Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah condemned the attacks as the work of “monsters” and vowed to destroy the terrorist group that ordered them. After the attacks, Saudi Arabia began a harsh crackdown on the insurgency, arresting more than 600 terrorist suspects and seizing bomb-making materials, bomb belts, and thousands of weapons.

    On 7 June 2003, an official Saudi statement identified twelve men as the perpetrators of this attack. According to that statement, the identification was based on DNA found at the scene. The names were Al-Qaeda member Khaled Muhammad bin Al-Arawi Al-Juhani , Muhammed Othman Abdullah Al-Walidi Al-Shehri, Hani Saeed Ahmad Al Abdul-Karim Al-Ghamdi, Jubran Ali Ahmad Hakami Khabrani, Khaled bin Ibrahim Mahmoud, Mehmas bin Muhammed Mehmas Al-Hawashleh Al-Dosari, Muhammed bin Shadhaf Ali Al-Mahzoum Al-Shehri, Hazem Muhammed Saeed Kashmiri, Majed Abdullah Sa’ad bin Okail, Bandar bin Abdul-Rahman Menawer Al-Rahimi Al-Mutairi, Abdul-Karim Muhammed Jubran Yazji, and Abdullah Farres bin Jufain Al-Rahimi Al-Mutairi.

    Abdul Rahman Jabarah was killed in a gunfight with Saudi security forces, believed to have been involved in the attack, as was Zubayr Al-Rimi.

    Much different response than that of Benghazi.

    July 30, 2004. Tashkent, Uzbekistan. A suicide bomber from the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan attacks the U.S. Embassy, killing two people.

    Two Uzbek security guards were killed in both bombings. NO AMERICAN DEATHS.

    December 6, 2004. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Al-Qaida terrorists storm the U.S. Consulate and occupy the perimeter wall. Nine people are killed.

    Gunmen fought their way into the complex, reportedly taking 18 staff and visa applicants hostage for a short time before Saudi security forces stormed the building, killing three attackers and arresting two others.

    Witnesses reported hearing two explosions, which breached the heavily-guarded compound’s walls as the attack began shortly before midday local time (0900 GMT).

    The blasts caused fire to break out, and clouds of thick black smoke could be seen above the consulate. Around 200 national guardsmen surrounded the building, and witnesses reported heavy exchanges of gunfire.

    “We have five confirmed dead among our locally engaged staff and one of them is a contract [security] guard,” the US embassy spokeswoman Carol Kalin said.

    She said no Americans had been killed and a “handful of other employees” had been taken to hospital. Security sources told Reuters the dead were Arabs and Asians.

    March 2, 2006. Karachi, Pakistan again. Suicide bomber attacks the U.S. Consulate killing four people, including U.S. diplomat David Foy who was directly targeted by the attackers.

    On March 2, 2006, a suicide car bomb killed four people and injured thirty outside the Marriot Hotel in Karachi, which is about 20 yards from the consulate. Among the dead was David Foy, an American diplomat and three Pakistanis. It appears that Foy was the direct target of the bomber, who detonated his vehicle in the car park behind the consulate as Foy arrived. The bomb was reported to be the most powerful attack of its kind in Karachi, and it left a two meter crater in the car park and destroyed at least ten nearby cars.

    Not the US Consulate, but in a car park behind the consulate, with a SPECIFIC target. This is an assassination.

    September 12, 2006. Damascus, Syria. Four armed gunmen shouting “Allahu akbar” storm the U.S. Embassy using grenades, automatic weapons, a car bomb and a truck bomb. Four people are killed, 13 are wounded.

    What BULLSHIT. 3 of the 4 killed WERE the attackers. Nice spin on the attack by the pussy liberals. Three gunmen and a Syrian security guard were killed in a foiled attack on the US embassy. Gunmen tossed grenades over the perimeter walls before opening fire with automatic weapons. A car bomb was detonated outside the embassy, although a truck bomb filled with pipe bombs and gas cylinders failed to explode.Thirteen people were wounded, including two security guards and a Chinese diplomat.

    January 12, 2007. Athens, Greece. Members of a Greek terrorist group called the Revolutionary Struggle fire a rocket-propelled grenade at the U.S. Embassy. No fatalities.

    No fatalities. Non issue.

    March 18, 2008. Sana’a, Yemen. Members of the al-Qaida-linked Islamic Jihad of Yemen fire a mortar at the U.S. Embassy. The shot misses the embassy, but hits nearby school killing two.

    More BULLSHIT. The March 18, 2008 attack in Yemen has been disputed by Yemini Ambassador as being “a private dispute and that the school that was hit by a mortar shell was indeed the target and not the US Embassy next door. The mortar injured 13 students at the school 3 of them critically but no casualties were reported in the incident.

    July 9, 2008. Istanbul, Turkey. Four armed terrorists attack the U.S. Consulate. Six people are killed.

    Really? Six killed, 3 of them ATTACKERS! The 2008 United States consulate in Istanbul attack was a result of gunfire on the consulate resulting in six casualties; of which three were the three gunmen, and three Turkish National Police officers. The attack occurred on July 9, 2008 in the morning hours, at a time when the embassy is at full function and an attack is most likely to cause more casualties. It is the responsibility of the host state to take care of security as per Article 30 of the Vienna Convention.

    September 17, 2008. Sana’a, Yemen.Terrorists dressed as military officials attack the U.S. Embassy with an arsenal of weapons including RPGs and detonate two car bombs. Sixteen people are killed, including an American student and her husband (they had been married for three weeks when the attack occurred). This is the second attack on this embassy in seven months.

    Except, that there is some dispute about the first attack, as described above. And let’s set the record straight on the casualties. 16 dead. ONE American, Susan el-Baneh (Yemeni-American), cousin to Jabar A Elbaneh, on the FBI Terrorist most wanted list. 6 dead were attackers. 6 dead Yemeni Security force. 6 bystanders. NO AMERICAN EMBASSY PERSONNEL KILLED.

    Now, how about the US response: Foreign Minister Abou Bakr al-Qurbi said: “The attack on the U.S. Embassy was retaliation by al-Qaeda for the measures taken by the government to fight the terrorists.” US Department of State spokesman Sean McCormack said that “the multi-phased attack bore all the hallmarks of al-Qaeda.”

    Again, MUCH DIFFERENT FROM THE BENGHAZI RESPONSE.

    Warnings issued. Consulate and Embassy security doing their jobs. No attempt to cover up or downplay any terrorists intentions. No denial of support. Looks like they did things right in the Bush years. Nice try liberals.

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  • Charles Martin

    More liberal dodge, to a group that wants to believe their leader is righteous, refuse to believe their chosen one is so inept.
    Its not about the attack, its not about screwing your intern in the oval office, its not about you can keep your health plan, PERIOD, its about lying.
    If I lied during a job interview, I would be fired after it came to light.
    Bur he lies about Libya, says you can keep your health care, period, when he KNEW that was a lie. Uses the IRS to investigate enemies and says there is no corruption, none, when e mails go missing from a crashed hard drive. Most Obama supporters might not know that is impossible. And you so want to believe anything he says that you wont take a moment to look up the facts , just want to believe that it is all made up hype.

    • Jacob Eagleshield

      Fact is,Iraq was nothing but a personal vendetta by Bush that cost 5,000 American lives to satisfy. The most incompetent and unintelligent President since James Buchanan

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        I believe Bush had a personal grudge against Saddam. Saddam was a pretty evil character and easy to hate. But its juvenile to believe that is Bush’s reason for Iraq invasion. Fukayamas End of History points out clearly that democracy is the answer to extremism in the entire world and the answer to war. Theocracies, dictatorships, authoritarian regimes, do not allow people their rights and persecute them for wanting freedom. And the totalitarian governments use religion or security as an excuse to suppress their people. The Bush doctrine was to support democracies.
        Invading Iraq is being shown to have been the right thing to do. It was done imperfectly, as every war is.
        I believe that the thing that is most foul now is how Obama purposefully threw away Iraq, and now tens of thousands of people are being killed…because he wanted to make a political point that Bush was wrong. He sacrificed and continues to sacrifice people today, to try to make that lame and incorrect point. The world sees it. They don’t trust him to follow through. He is gutless. Bush was right about Iraq and had the strength to lead our country through a difficult war. He was right and he won. Obama chooses to lose and is harming our countries security.

      • Yah Saves

        “The most incompetent and unintelligent President since James Buchanan”

        ……..until Obama comes along. Makes Georgy look brilliant by comparison. Obama is clearly the dumbest in history. And the most corrupt. And the most lawless. And…

        But at least the vice president is a dolt.
        This administration has successfully refuted Darwin’s theory.

  • G Arthur Graham

    The point, which all of the cheerleaders studiously ignore, is that Bush never lied about the causes and nature of the attacks like Obama did about Benghazi.

    • Jacob Eagleshield

      No he lied about why he murdered our children in Iraq.

  • i got

    So, in other words, no “direct” attacks on any consulate/embassy resulting in the deaths of American diplomats or American gov’t employees.

    Tell me again how any of those mentioned in your hack article remotely resemble Benghazi.

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    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy. In all of the other cases our forces were allowed to move in or security was beefed up as a result. Our forces also moved in after the fact in these cases to demonstrate an overwhelming presence of force.

    The point is that our government could have saved these men and they were left to die a horrible death at the hand of a brutal enemy.

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  • r.m

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  • Reggie Kenner

    All the respondents miss the point. After every attack, the president said “We must make sure this never happens again….and it happens over and over. Fact is it’s impossible to stop these kinds of attacks. How many of you jr. genius’ or genii are veterans?

  • Cris Ortiz

    No new excuses and lies? Use the old liberal fallback position, “You hate him because he’s black,” or “It’s Bush’s fault.” Ah, classic liberal gold, CYA while you continúe with the original black depopulation scheme. Libs are over 100 million black African deaths using malaria and how many million Asians? Libs outlawed killing malaria-carrying mosquitoes when malaria deaths fell to almost zero, now it’s 2 million malaria deaths a year? How many American blacks have you slaughtered using abortion as a method of depopulation? Interesting wrinkle putting nearly all the abortion centers in minority neighborhoods. Now abortion centers are being forced on third world countries, the depopulation scheme continues…

  • Patrick Johnson

    But in none of those did the President or Secretary of State claim it was the result of a protest turned violent. All of them were recognized as terrorist actions.

  • Al Meullier

    No one will say it so, I will. Ambassador Stevens had a lot of culpability in what led to his demise. There is a tradition in our country that we don’t fault the dead for their action or inaction but he created the mess through his declining assistance from the DoD twice and instead choosing to have the poorly-manned DoS handle security for the consulate in Benghazi. Also, it was the Republican-controlled Congress that declined additional funding for security upgrades in the year previous to the attack, those upgrades included physical infrastructure upgrades and additional manned security. All because the government wanted to cut corners. You get what you pay for, this was a catastrophe created by non-politicians sitting in politician seats, i.e. the Tea Party and Libertarians. Read the bipartisan report on the Benghazi attack and you will understand. Or don’t read it and continue to be dumbed down by the Koch brothers controlled media and Fox News. I don’t really care what you choose to do because the truth is the truth no matter how much you try to say it isn’t.

    • i got

      WRONG….. try again.

      #1 Budget cuts had no impact, whatsoever, on the Benghazi consulate. And that’s per the testimony in the hearings (do your homework libtard)

      #2 Infrastructure and perimeter structure security measures were not upgraded at that facility, with the exception of a small wall, even though the equipment and resources were available.

      Thanks to this administrations oversight and utter ignorance they were not put in place.

      #3 To say fox news, libertarians, tea party etc…. are uninformed on the issue is more proof that the typical liberal wouldn’t know their arse from a hole in ground.

      Everything I mentioned was testified on “in the hearings”… not something that was read or heard on one of your libtard propaganda media sites.

      • Al Meullier

        On #1, you are not exactly correct unless you read the facts in context. It is easy to pick and chooses sound bites to support your political views but the truth according to the Washington Post is:

        “One huge problem was that the facility was deemed temporary — as we have noted, most of the officials there were working for the CIA, not State — and thus it could not be funded with standard overseas building funds.
        (Despite persistent news media reports, this was not a “consulate”—far from it.) After the fact, the ARB report recommended allowing for greater flexibility in use of such funds and requiring minimum security standards for such temporary facilities.”

        “(A side note: Given that the U.S. effort in Benghazi was basically a CIA operation, State Department funding issues may be largely irrelevant. Unfortunately, we don’t have access to the classified version of the ARB report. But it is worth remembering that the CIA was responsible for security at the “annex”—where most of the Americans in Benghazi were housed.)

        “A key finding in the ARB report was: “Security in Benghazi was not
        recognized and implemented as a ‘shared responsibility’ by the bureaus in Washington charged with supporting the post, resulting in stove-piped discussions and decisions on policy and security. That said, Embassy Tripoli did not demonstrate strong and sustained advocacy with Washington for increased security for Special Mission Benghazi.”

        “During hearings into the attack last fall and this month, State Department officials were specifically asked if a lack of financial resources played a role in the attack. The answer was no.”

        “State Department officials repeatedly told Congress that a lack of funds was not an issue. Instead, security was hampered because of bureaucratic issues and management failures. In other words, given the internal failures, no amount of money for the State Department likely would have made a difference in this tragedy.”

        http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/fact-checker/post/barbara-boxers-claim-that-gop-budgets-hampered-benghazi-security/2013/05/15/d1e295cc-bdb0-11e2-97d4-a479289a31f9_blog.html

        So you are kind of right but that would be like saying that you almost hit the target.

        On #2, this was not only the fault of the administration but also the fault of the House and Senate who were responsible for appropriating funds toward those requirements. In essence, you again, are taking sound bites to support your political view and hatred for the POTUS. You should read the Accountability Review Board report, the hearings, as usual, were a circus, I prefer reading a report of investigation rather than political grandstanding.

        Here is a link to the ARB report for Benghazi:
        http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=10&ved=0CGYQFjAJ&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.state.gov%2Fdocuments%2Forganization%2F202446.pdf&ei=cROkU4XBM473oASos4HACg&usg=AFQjCNFmTSACZDZKVkEd7FWkv11GRbmW0A&bvm=bv.69411363,d.cGU

        #3, making the ill-informed assumption that I don’t know what I am talking about and your politically-fueled Breitbart, Faux News, etc do, is your 1st mistake. The second is daring to post your response without considering your source or context. Maybe next time, you should try to look for disconfirming evidence to your claim. That is what I did with yours and I was able to refute it successfully! Checkmate!

        • i got

          LOL !

          At no time in that whole copy and paste did you refute anything I said with anything remotely resembling a “fact”.

          Let me repeat it for you:

          Money was not an issue AND the state dept, along with this administration, had sole oversight on the travel accommodations and security of a US Ambassador.

          Their failure rests squarely on THEIR shoulders.

          And the fact you try to blame Congress for the inept State Depts participation speaks volumes to just how much of a “low info” voter you really are.

          And what wasn’t copy/pasted is nothing more than you back peddling trying to save face from your original posting and all of it’s stupidity.

          Checkmate indeed…

          You really beat me at being stupid.

          • Al Meullier

            You are so blind. I said that you were half right but not exactly. I cited evidence that contradicted your claims and since you are obviously a Republican and not the type to look up a citation (i.e. lazy), I cut and pasted it for you. You are welcome!

            My response was very academic, unlike yours which is the kind of response you would expect from a meathead in a bar. YOU have not supported your claims with citations and FACTS but I have.

            All you are doing is getting upset because your cognitive dissonance will not let you understand what is really going on in the world. Not everything is as black and white as your filters let you believe, there are multiple shades of gray.

            I suggest you go back to school and learn about politics, national security and the inner workings of the U.S. government. I have the background, education, military and federal government service to understand how diplomacy, the intelligence community and foreign policy works. There is a lot more to the story but you don’t see that because you are one of the sheeple who are easily duped by Fox News, Breitbart, WND, etc.

            You can continue to speculate without evidence or FACTS until you are blue in the face but without those vital pieces to the puzzle, you will continue to make yourself look uneducated, ignorant and beaten by someone who is intellectually superior to you. Your cognitive dissonance is astounding and until you and your ilk understand the simple concept that changing your point of view based on introduction of contradictory evidence isn’t flip-flopping it is called being educated, you will never be able to grow intellectually. Once again, you show your lack of education in all things important. Good day, sir!

  • Keith Wilson

    This article doesn’t even address whether or not any of those killed in the attacks were Americans. The distinction of this investigation is that Americans were killed during this attack.

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  • vp

    Excellent research Bob.

  • vp

    Fox News??? no way That’s a new one on me.

  • Michael Nahra

    Actually, the attack you refer to that killed David Foy was a car bomb that what detonated in front of a Marriott Hotel. The attack was directed at Foy but was not at the consulate building. I understand your perspective but you are a bit loose with the facts. If you exclude the attack directed at Foy, the only other attack that killed an ambassador happened when Jimmy Carter was in office. After the bombing in Beirut in 1983, measures were introduced to combat terrorism. Many of those practices fell out of favor and are no longer in use.

  • Ben

    I feel sorry for the families of the victims. While the GOP says their cause is the find those responsible, they are not interested in finding the actual people responsible but rather into making this a excuse to bash Obama. If I was a family member of one of the victims I would be insulted the Republicans are using this as a partisan game to attack Hilary and Obama. Is disgraceful.

  • Jerry S

    The Incredible article at the following link refutes the “13 Benghzis” lie.

    http://www.ijreview.com/2014/05/138727-viral-meme-13-benghazis-happened-bush-taken-apart-destroyed-eyes/

    • http://www.twitter.com/bobcesca_go Bob Cesca
      • Jerry S

        I read your article thoroughly, and noticed that you ignored 2 major points made in the IJReview article:
        1. None of those attacks took the form of a multiple hour siege, during which help was requested, but the help never came, an attack during which the CIC was MIA and didn’t even appear in the situation room.
        2. Unlike the Embassies under the Bush Admin, our Benghazi consulate did in fact request additional security multiple times, but was turned down, as the State Dept. admitted during the hearings on capital hill. Why??? (And why was no one held accountable?)

        • http://www.twitter.com/bobcesca_go Bob Cesca

          Your second point is untrue.

          • Jerry S

            What is untrue?

            Here’s from the USA today:
            http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2014/02/11/benghazi-armed-services-committee-report/5399609/

            The State Department had turned down multiple requests for additional security by security officials and Stevens, whose last request came on the day of the attack, according to documents released in the investigation.

            Here’s from the WP:
            http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/house-committee-holds-hearing-on-benghazi-attacks/2013/05/08/639da672-b7ea-11e2-b94c-b684dda07add_story.html

            Clinton and her senior aides should have paid more attention to deteriorating security in Libya over the months preceding the attacks, along with requests from the post for additional resources, said Eric Nordstrom, who served as the embassy’s security chief until July.

            If for no other reason, Nordstrom said, Clinton was planning to travel to Libya later in the year and had signaled that she wanted the United States to turn its temporary mission in Benghazi into a formal diplomatic post.

            “Certainly, there’s a reasonable expectation that her staff would have briefed her” on a March 28 cable from the embassy in Tripoli asking for additional security personnel and resources, Nordstrom said.


            Here’s from the national Review:
            http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/329977/top-revelations-libya-hearing-katrina-trinko

            5. Nordstrom and Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Wood, a Utah National Guard member who had led a security team in Libya , were both frustrated by the lack of support from the State Department on granting security requests. “Mr. Nordstrom, do you think they were ever going to give you what you wanted?” asked Representative Jim Jordan (R., Ohio). “What do you think would warrant them saying “You know what, these guys know what they’re talking about and we’re going to meet their request?”

            “Thank you for asking that question,” responded Nordstrom. “I actually had that conversation when I came back on leave and for training in February. I was told by the Regional Director for Near Eastern Affairs that there had ‘only been one incident involving an American’ where he was struck by celebratory fire, it was one of Colonel Wood’s employees. The takeaway from that, for me and my staff, it was abundantly clear, we were not going to get resources until the aftermath of an incident. And the question that we would ask is, again, ‘How thin does the ice have to get before someone falls through?’”

            And then there was this exchange:

            Jordan: “Lt. Col Wood and Mr. Nordstrom- were you pulling your hair out? Were you just flabbergasted- ‘What can we do? What can we say? What can we put in writing? What can we say on the phone? What else can we do? Was that your sense and attitude when you got the answers from Washington that you did?”

            Wood: “We were fighting a losing battle, we couldn’t even keep what we had. We were not even allowed to even keep what we had.”

            Nordstrom: “If I could add to that, I told the same Regional Director in a telephone call in Benghazi after he contacted me when I asked for 12 agents, his response to that was ‘You’re asking for the sun, moon, and the stars.’ And my response to him- his name’s Jim- ‘Jim, you know what is the most frustrating about this assignment, it’s not the hardships, it’s not the gunfire, it’s not the threats. It’s dealing, and fighting, against the people, programs, and personnel who are supposed to be supporting me.’ And I added it by saying ‘For me, the Taliban is on the inside of the building.’”

            So, is my second point still untrue?

          • James

            Your waisting your time Jerry.. Bob the Obozo handout recipient has no clue on the true facts of this misguided, ignorant
            Post….

  • brian hott

    Liberalism is destroying this country. The young people are being brain washed so they never get to the real truth.
    Everyone wants to continue to blame Bush. Problem is the things this jackass brings up is why we have been in the middle east for the last 13 yrs. Take note we will go back again because the job isnt done or we will be fighting the human garbage in the united states streets. So liberals be careful what you wish for.

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    When you ask a hater why there was no outrage about the 13 Benghazi’s that happened under Bush.They get a confused look and have no answer. Typical hypocrisy from the unhinged haters.

  • klr56

    And how many of those killed were American??? One embassy personnel (died instantly- couldn’t call for help) and 9 American security personnel. Many of these were one time car bomb explosions. Bush didn’t try to “cover-up” anything.

    • jezebel

      So according to you, non-American life doesn’t count? How Christian of you Republicans! Jesus did say the only commandment that mattered was “to love American like you love yourself”, right?

      This ridiculous talking point aside, by your count, there are 10 Americans that died. A whole 6 more than your #Benghaziiiii phony scandal, yet you cold-heartedly dismiss their lives because it was “Bush”…

      You Tea party Republicans are stupid, crazy & definitely Unamerican.

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  • Rhonda Hunt

    These so called 13 Benghazi’s,you have got to be kidding,these 13 events are no way the same,nor did George Bush try to cover anything up,as they are now,I fully expect the liberals to attempt to compare this nonsense to Benghazi,not buying this forget it.—Jim Hunt

  • http://www.shopinsuperhighway.com Fernando Poniente

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  • rcerke79

    The brain dead left doesn’t understand the issue. It’s not that an embassy was attacked and people died. No administration can prevent every attack. It’s about what the administration did before, during and after the attack that is the issue.

  • spinolio

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  • Brandon Clark

    So what is the point? You’re comparing apples and oranges. The Bush administration never tried to cover them up, call them protests, sit back and say we cant help, or act like it was no big deal.

  • julianenglish

    There seem to be four parts to this debate, as it has evolved in the comments: (1) the accusation that Obama could have and should have taken more precautionary measures in advance; (2) once the attack was under way, obama could have sent forces to help but did not do so; (3) after the attack, the Obama administration intentionally set out to mislead the public to “fit the narrative” for the upcoming election; and, finally (4) the Bush adminisyration either did or did not have up to 13 similar occuranced on his watch that garnered no righteous indignation from the Republicans (or anyone else, for that matter), an accusation that, if true, suggests that the GOP is callously and hypocritically politicizing these four deaths for domestic political gain.

    Id like to focus on number 3, the accusation that the Obama administration intentionally tried to manipulate tge story in service of the upcoming election.

    My question id this: is anyone so naive as to think that spinning the news is SOP for both parties? Every president facing reelection tries to sping the news in such a way that it might help their prospects. Where it becomes problematic is when the manipulation goes beyond the narritive but touches real live people. The two most fsmous examples are Nixon in 1968 and Reagan, 1980.

    Nixon had the message delivered to the North Vietnamese that he would cut a better deal for peace than LBJ, and that the should ignore his peace overtures and wait for nixon’s election. It is entirely possible that the war might have ended years earlier if nixon had not actively, and successfully sabotages his own country’s diplomatic initiatives. This, most historians now agree, was treason.

    Reagan did something similar in 1980. As you may recall, Iraq was still holding hostages from the american embassy. Reagan’s people negotiated a deal to release them, but inly under the condition that they be released after the election. Otherwise, people might attribute their release to Carter and vote for him. This may not rise to the level of treason, but that these peiole spent even an extra day imprisoned by tge Iranians just to score electoral points is appalling.

    In this light, even if the obama team did try to spin things to their advantage, AFTER THE FACT WHEN NOTHING COULD BE CHANGED ANY WAY, it seems remarkable only in yhat it is not remarkable. Its political SOP, for both parties.

  • Brandon

    On the 2nd of March, 2006 a car bomb exploded outside of the consulate in Karachi, Pakistan killing one US diplomat. It was a car bomb, nothing could have been avoided. And finally, on Sept 17th, 2008 a coordinated attack was carried out in Yemen which resulted in the death of one US civilian. There were embassy security forces to protect the people inside, and one person died as a result. Are these two cases unfortunate? Yes, but there is a huge difference between these incidents and Benghazi. (By the way, all of the other “Benghazis” listed in the above article resulted in the deaths of foreigners, not Americans. The ones I listed are the only two cases where Americans were killed). Benghazi was a brutal, unimaginable attack that resulted in the death of four Americans. When they asked for extra security, they were denied. Benghazi is a failure of this administration to protect national security overseas, as they KNEW that Benghazi was a dangerous location. There is a big difference between the “Benghazis” of Bush and the Benghazi of the Obama administration. This article is null and void. Nice try lefties.

    • Bagga

      yet we had hearing after hearing regarding Valerie Plame..HAHAHAHAHA a non -spy….!!! Abu Ghriab??????

      the embassy is in Tripoli!!?? what were Clinton Stevens and the CIA doing out of Stevens House in Benghazi?????????

  • Candy Peterson

    March 2, 2006. Karachi, Pakistan again
    Bush did not fly off to Vegas He went to Pakistan!!!
    Bush announced the death of the U.S. foreign service officer during a joint news conference in New Delhi with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

    “I send our country’s deepest condolences to that person’s loved one and family,” Bush said. “We also send the condolences to the people of Pakistan who lost their lives.”

    The State Department identified the diplomat as administrative officer David Foy of Fayetteville, N.C.

    Bush said the bombings would not deter plans for his visit.

    “Terrorists and killers are not going to prevent me from going to Pakistan,” he said, adding the bombing shows the war on terrorism must continue.

    Bush will be in the Pakistan capital Islamabad and is not scheduled to visit Karachi, Ahmad said.

    Shairpao said he was comfortable with security measures in place for the president’s visit, when entire portions of Islamabad will be declared “red zones,” blocking access to all but authorized people.

    CNN Senior Asia Correspondent Mike Chinoy, reporting from Pakistan, said security would be very high on Bush’s agenda when he meets Pakistani President Gen. Pervez Musharraf over the weekend.

    In a message transmitted to New Delhi, Musharraf said, “We condemn this outrage in the strongest terms. Our authorities are investigating the incident and those responsible will be brought to justice.

    “This senseless act will not deter our strong resolve to pursue the relentless fight against the evil of terrorism. We all must continue to work together to eliminate this threat.”

    Chinoy said the U.S. Consulate in Karachi had been the target of previous attacks and that the sprawling port city was known to be a center for terrorist groups, including al Qaeda.

    State Department officials said Karachi is one of the most dangerous and unstable U.S. posts anywhere and certainly the worst in Pakistan. Security at the consulate is very tight — diplomats have armed guards wherever they go.

    While a senior U.S. counterterrorism official told CNN it is not clear who is responsible for the attack, a State Department official with extensive knowledge of Karachi said there is a mix of extremist Islamic groups that operate in the city.

    In addition to al Qaeda — which is believed to operate there — many political movements, militants and other unsavory characters operate throughout Pakistan and the disputed region of Kashmir and are unfriendly to the Pakistani government and the United States.

    There are “a lot of people happy to kill Americans, which makes it very difficult to operate,” the official said.

    Following are some examples of attacks on Americans in Karachi:

  • pugmama

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    • julianenglish

      Ideologes with anger issues on both sides of the aisle get mad and nasty. Plesse note how Bagga insults my intelligence and calls me Bozo below, while I remain cordial throughout.

  • pugmama

    George Bush didn’t lie and try to deceive the country to protect his campaign.

    • julianenglish

      How do you feel sbout Bush lying about WMDs and getting us into a decade long war, 5,000+ Americans dead, and 1-200,000 Iraqi dead?

      • pugmama

        I never believed he lied. Congress voted also to go to war on the information that was obtained from the CIA. He didn’t go over Congress’ head and he kept everything above board. Bush also turned over all the CIA briefings immediately. He had nothing to hide. Obama and his admin. held things back that were subpoenaed and have wasted time and taxpayers money for 18 months when they could have just cooperated. Obama has yet to turn over the CIA briefings. Understandably, the lying and refusing to turn over documents made people think he was trying to hide something. The four Americans who were brutally murdered, their families, and we Americans need to get some answers. And there are still many unanswered questions.

      • Bagga

        H.R.4655

        Public Law: 105-338 (10/31/98)

        SPONSOR: Rep Gilman (introduced 09/29/98)

        (REVISED AS OF 10/05/98 — Passed House, amended)

        Iraq Liberation Act of 1998 – Declares that it should be the policy of the
        United States to seek to remove the Saddam Hussein regime from power in Iraq and to replace it with a democratic government.

        can you read English????????????????

        PLEAASE MENSA MAN!!! TELL US HOW BUSHED TOLD THESE PEOPLE LIED TO THESE PEOPLE BEFORE HE EVEN DECIDED TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT????? HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH

        One way or the other, we are determined to deny Iraq the capacity to develop weapons of mass destruction and the missiles to deliver them. That is our bottom line.”

        –President Bill Clinton, Feb. 4, 1998

        “If Saddam rejects peace and we have to use force, our purpose is clear. We want to seriously diminish the threat posed by Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction program.”

        –President Bill Clinton, Feb. 17, 1998

        “Iraq is a long way from [here], but what happens there matters a great deal here. For the risks that the leaders of a rogue state will use nuclear, chemical or biological weapons against us or our allies is the greatest security threat we face.”

        –Madeline Albright, Feb 18, 1998

        “He will use those weapons of mass destruction again, as he has ten times since 1983.”
        –Sandy Berger, Clinton National Security Adviser, Feb, 18, 1998

        “[W]e urge you, after consulting with Congress, and consistent with the U.S. Constitution and laws, to take necessary actions (including, if appropriate, air and missile strikes on suspect Iraqi sites) to respond effectively to the threat posed by Iraq’s refusal to end its weapons of mass destruction programs.”

        Letter to President Clinton, signed by:– Democratic Senators Carl Levin, Tom Daschle, John Kerry, and others, Oct. 9, 1998

        “Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process.”

        -Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D, CA), Dec. 16, 1998

        “Hussein has … chosen to spend his money on building weapons of mass destruction and palaces for his cronies.”
        — Madeline Albright, Clinton Secretary of State, Nov. 10, 1999

      • Bagga

        NOW BOZO..any 5th Grader can tell you that the Iraq war started when Husain evaded Kuwaiti in 1991?? why don’t you know that??? public school education????

        • julianenglish

          The American Revolution and the War of 1812 both pitted Americans against the British, yet they were two different wars. Among the many combatants in WWI and WWII, were the US and Germany, fighting one another. Nonetheless, they were two different wars. Likewise, Bush Sr’s liberatiin of Kuwait and Bush Jr’s invasion of Iraq, were, in fact, two different wars.

          Regarding your lengthy review of public pronouncements concerning Iraq, politicians — especially heads of state and their surrogates — have more than one audience. The president has at leadt 5 audiences he must take into account with every word he speaks: foreign foes, foreign allies, his own party loyalists, the opposition party, and the general public. Congressional resolutions, statements of various presidents and their surrogates, such as secretary of state, say many things gir many reasons. The way we can tell that Clinton was just saber rattling , and Bush was not, is this: clinton did not invafe Iraq and Bush jr did. Clinton (and Bush’s own Colin Powell, and even Bush Sr.) were all political realists, well versed in balance of power experience and/or theory. They realized that Iraq served as an important counter weight to Iran. Dispite the harsh words, they knew than taking out Iraq would open the door for much mischief from Iran. Yhe last yhing they really wanted to do was overthrow Sadam and leave a power vacuum. Bush entered the white house dead set on drumming uo war with Iraq, and he did id it. When Powell urged caution, Budh froze him out. The decisiin making process was stacked toward one outcome: war. Dee Robert Jarvis on cuban missile crisis and compare.

          At the end of the day, yes, the preponderance of evidence points toward Bush conciously deceiving both congress and the public.

          I’m sure you will refuse to give any credence to my analysis of this matter. You are obviously very firmly committed to your beliefs. Calling me “mensa man,” “Bozo” and whatever other insults you tossed my way suggests you have, for some reason fetishized this issue. You’ve invested anbinordinate amount of emotional energy in your stance. Your head might explode if you admitted thst you might be wrong. We wouldn’t want that, now would we?

      • Bagga

        so the Kurds were killed by Flatulence?????? is that what Chemical Ali did??..he farted on the Kurds? HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAhAHAHAH

  • PeregrinesBoat

    Interesting to note that no one seems to be able to differentiate between an immediate attack such as a bombing or spontaneous shooting, (against which there is little defense), and an escalating attack where our embassy employees held up for over seven hours, calling for help which was available, yet told to stand down. Then lie about it.

  • toongail

    Bush was not giving arms to AlQaeda and then covering it up – he did not say that Al Qaeda was no longer a problem when it was. There was no cover up – and most of those cases seem to be sudden – people in the Benghazi compound could see the attackers coming – and asked for help and were told to stand down by someone – all these things were lied about and covered up and should be investigated. Heck I cannot remember what Scooter Libby allegedly lied about that got him a prison sentence – but he went to jail for trivial lying – this is horrendous.
    Oh yes and our tax dollars are arming radical Islamists all over the Mideast – the area is more of a tinderbox than ever. Disagree with Bush about going into Iraq – but since we were there we should have stayed and made sure radicals did not take over and that the “infidels” in that country were not slaughtered. And maybe we could have served as a deterrent to Iran. Obama’s foreign policy is scary – and has caused thousands more to die.

  • dingdong

    January 22, 2002. Calcutta, India. Gunmen associated with Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami attack the U.S. Consulate. Five people are killed.

    The Kolkata incident was a spontaneous attack on an American Cultural Center not a US consulate! It was run and operated by India and did not involve American citizen deaths.

    June 14, 2002. Karachi, Pakistan. Suicide bomber connected with al-Qaida attacks the U.S. Consulate, killing 12 and injuring 51.

    A truck with a fertilizer bomb driven by a suicide bomber was detonated outside the United States Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan. Twelve people were killed and 51 injured, all Pakistanis.

    October 12, 2002. Denpasar, Indonesia. U.S. diplomatic offices bombed as part of a string of “Bali Bombings.” No fatalities.

    No fatalities. No attempt to blame a video. Nice try but not good enough.

    http://thenewstalkers.com/forum/topics/13-benghazis-that-occurred-on-bush-s-watch-disputed

    • dingdong

      Yes!

  • Isaiahdolan

    I do not trust the american political system and the fools who always defend one side over the other. As long as politics is an insider’s cash cow and we have PACs and superpacs willing to pervert democracy for special interests we are all losers.

  • Bagga

    this wasn’t an embassy!!!????….. they first asked for more security in JUNE!!! when there was an attack?? BRITAIN LEFT BECAUSE OF THEM!!!!!!!!!!! NO EMBASSY EVER!!! has been Attacked AFTER REQUEST FOR MORE SECURITY!!!???? THIS WAS AN ARMED FORCE..not suicide bombers?????? …. what were Hilary the CIA and Stevens DOING IN Benghazi????????? where was the PRESIDENT THAT NIGHT???? who ORDER THE ARMED FORSES TO STAND DOWN!!!…WHO STARTED THE LIE ABOUT THE VIDEO!!?????????????????????????? WHAT ARE THEY COVERING UP???? WHY HASNT ANYONE(accept the maker of the VIDEO) ever been held ACCOUNTABLE????????????? and why did HILARY say “WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE”???????????????????

  • flamegonesilver

    Mr. Cesca, how many U.S. Ambassadors were murdered…you talk a lot about attacks and people killed. But you don’t name them…..why?

  • don

    Wow. Excusing Obama actions by saying Bush did it too and Fox and the other side didn’t call Bush on the carpet? Talk about setting up straw men and extra helping of rationalization.

    Actually, I think that the Republican’s response to Benghazi has been as contradictory as has been the Administration’s desire to bury the context of the event with Ambassador Stevens.

    What explains both behaviors is that both are trying to protect the probable fact that American arms were going into, not only Libya, but onto other places such as Syria and the furniture surrounding of the 911 Benghazi event exposes this. My guess is some Republicans sickened by this want to expose it and some who are more “establishment” want to keep it quite because they knew it all the time. It’s policy. The other Democrats fall in line because that’s now what they do.

    Hillary and Obama obviously want to keep it quite. It exposes their techniques of dealing with the world and they also realize even their most strident supporters driving minivans in the suburbs would have problems with their American government policy of moving arms that (at least some) end up in the hands of the “terrorist” we spend so much money and give up so much freedom to be afraid of.

  • Daniel

    Mr. Cesca, you have missed your calling, as you really should have became a history teacher. You seem to have an excellent grasp on the past. But Sir, we are in the year 2014 with a democratic president by the name of Barack Hussein Obama. America needs competent leadership right now to keep all Americans safe and free. And when you give us a history lesson, and worse yet, distort reality with your left-leaning comments, it does a disservice to your chosen craft.

    What is clear is President Obama has his hand on the rudder at present, not George Bush. So please, in the future, if you are trying to convey a idea, be honest with the reader about the reality of the actual current situation. There is already enough confusion out here. Your calling should be about truth, and bringing forth that truth in the context of the current reality. As all Americans need the current, truthful, relevant facts to judge what needs to be done, not a history lesson to explain away more recent mistakes and problems. I am surprised at your take of this issue. Your writing ability suggests you are an intelligent person.
    May I suggest that in the future, instead of a piece that rationalizes bad policy, you write about the present in the context of how and what the current leadership should be doing to ensure the utmost safety and freedom for all Americans. We collectively can raise our voices right now in 2014 to try to guide our President to make the right decision. George Bush is long, long since gone, good or bad, he is totally irrelevant. Additionally, it is also sad to think that your reporting does not differentiate the lack of reporting of an issue, to that of misleading and spreading untruths about a issue. That is a huge difference, maybe that should that been the topic of your piece. That would have been more helpful to the American people.

  • kevin shuler

    Wow! Awesome article. Its amazing how no Republicans are are announcing an investigation into any of these acts of terror.

  • Silures

    None of those 13 attacks that were listed involved dereliction of duty by Bush to protect the American facilities as was the case in Benghazi by Obama and Clinton. In only a single case was an American diplomat killed and he was outside the facility and off of the “US soil” of a US diplomatic post. There was no cover-up by Bush in any of those instances, nor did Bush lie in any fashion to get away with a failure to protect those posts.

    Obama ignored many warnings in the days leading up to the attack then lied about the whole thing to keep secure his image of a master of foreign policy. He was also covering up the fact that his foreign policy was a complete failure: he was depriving the facility in Benghazi of any armed security – there could’ve been Marines (already paid for) there on the grounds but he didn’t want any weapons of any kind to be visible so they were not allowed to be there. Even the Brits where were on the post weren’t allowed to keep weapons, instead only to oversee hired mercenary Benghazi militia guards, so the Libyans would see us as friendly and non hostile.

    What he and HRC created was a gun free zone which invited an attack.
    He and Hillary as Sec-State were attempting to show that they had established a normal American presence in Libya after the air and drone attacks, and they could through soft power and leading from behind promote a new kind of American leadership in the region.

    They are complicit in the failure and the lies, and practically stealing an election, for if the American people had known the failure of that debacle the vote would’ve changed by more than a few percentage points,

  • Sirfith™ (D)
  • forpeace

    Where were all these GOTPers who keep babbling about Benghazi when all these attacked on U.S. Embassies happened under George W. Bush?

    Attacks on U.S. Diplomatic Facilities from 2002 – 2008:
    — June 14, 2002, U.S. consulate in Karachi, Pakistan – Suicide bomber kills 12 and injures 51.
    — February 20, 2003, international diplomatic compound in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – Truck bomb kills 17.
    — February 28, 2003, U.S. consulate in Karachi, Pakistan – Gunmen on motorcycles killed two consulate guards.
    — July 30, 2004, U.S. embassy in Taskkent, Uzbekistan – Suicide bomber kills two.
    — December 6, 2004, U.S. consulate in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Five killed, 10 wounded.
    — March 2, 2006, U.S. consulate in Karachi, Pakistan – Suicide car bomber killed four, including a U.S. diplomate directly targeted by the assailants.
    — September 12, 2006, U.S. embassy in Damascus, Syria – One killed and 13 wounded.
    — January 12, 2007, U.S. embassy in Athens, Greece – A rocket-propelled grenade was fired at the embassy building. No one was injured.
    — July 9, 2008, U.S. consulate in Istanbul, Turkey – Three policemen killed.
    — March 18, 2008, U.S. embassy in Sana’a, Yemen – Mortar attack misses embassy, hits nearby girls’ school instead.
    — September 17, 2008, U.S. embassy in Sana’a, Yemen – Six Yemeni soldiers and seven civilians were killed. Sixteen more were injured.

  • Danielmey

    Sorry, I missed where these were “Benghazi’s”. I must be really dumb, so please help me. When did Bush blame American citizens practicing their 1st Amendment rights as the protagonist for the attack? When did Bush make sure one of those citizens went to jail? When did Bush lie about who attacked, and why? When did he have all the intelligence reports re-written and sent his staff on TV? Please let me know, I really hate it when I’m ignorant, it hurts my self-esteem.

    • julianenglish

      Most of what you say is BS, leading me to suspect that you aren’t just ignorant, but stupid, as well. Sorry if that’s a blow to your self esteem.

      • Danielmey

        Oh really? You must not pay attention. *Every* intelligence agency says they knew “from day one” it was terrorists, not the movie. No intelligence agency claims they knew Iraq didn’t have WMDs. Obama blamed American citizens for the attack–he even spent money airing commercials *apologizing* to the country that attacked us. Were the 9/11 attacks intelligence reports rewritten over 10 times until the word “terrorist” was removed? Did Bush claim he had nothing to do with what somebody said on TV, (Rice blaming the movie) only to have an email that shows that as a bald faced lie pop up?

        Of course, I noticed you didn’t try and refute a single thing I said–because you can’t.

        • julianenglish

          I didn’t try to refute what you said because nearly all of what you said is wrong. It is wrong on the facts and wrong in the interpretation of said facts.

          Suffice it to say, if any intellegent, well informed people want to argue with you, they can. It shouldn’t be hard to demonstrate the err of your ways. As for me, my ego doesn’t reqire that i be the one to prove you wrong. Lfe’s too short to argue with a fence post. I climb over or walq

  • eva

    where was the main stream media on this?

  • Clay Buster

    …and the differences are, those attacks were blamed on TERRORISM, not some stupid video. Furthermore, I don’t recall anyone in the Bush administration saying who cares now and “what difference does it make” now that its over.

  • InformedVoter111

    Tell me again –
    Which of these led to the Bush administration engaging in a deliberate misinformation campaign, using all of the resources of the Presidency to provide a false narrative to protect the President in the upcoming election?

    Which ones were based on weapons being illegally funneled to Syria?

  • JonBarleyCorn

    So you’re more upset with Bush than the radical Islamists who did most or all of that killing? I see no condemnation of their actions — and no sympathy for the victims.

    Sad… It’s called Bush Derangement Syndrome. Seek help.

    At least Bush had ZERO Americans killed on US Soil by terrorists after 911 OBummer is already up to 17 dead, 285 wounded.

    How can I say that? The media bent over backwards to say the LAX Shooting and the DC Sniper were NOT terrorist incidents. OK fine. They were not jihadists in the strict sense of the word. So let those go.

    But they also tried it with the 3 incidents below. Come on man.

    When someone yells “Allah Akbar” and fires into unarmed soldiers heads, ya. We get it. That’s terrorism, not “workplace violence.”

    17 Americans dead. 285 wounded. All at the hands of Jihadists. All under Obama. All on American soil. A very poor record indeed.

    1.) The 2009 Little Rock recruiting office shooting took place on June 1, 2009, when Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad opened fire with a rifle in a drive-by shooting on soldiers in front of a United States military recruiting office in Little Rock, Arkansas. He killed Private William Long, and wounded Private Quinton Ezeagwula.

    2.) The 2009 shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, that left 13 soldiers and
    civilians dead and more than two dozen others wounded. Nidal Hasan, a
    psychiatrist and major in the U.S. Army Medical Corps, is the only
    suspect and is now awaiting a military trial.

    3.) The bombing at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, that killed three and injured more than 260.

    Disgusting. And just think of the near misses. Obamas total could easily be in the thousands.

    • Neoconsaredicks

      Just like the right is more upset with Obama than the people who did the actual killing…….ZERO Americans killed on American soil…..WRONG !…..DC Sniper John Allen Muhammad, killed 17 and injured 10 in October of ’02…..Anthrax attacks….Anthrax was mailed to US Senators and news media offices, killing 5 people and infecting 17 others…..I know , you have the George Bush “Kept us safe” disease…leaving out a few facts….it’s like saying the Maiden voyage of the Titanic was a wonderful ride across the Atlantic Ocean, if you don’t count that iceberg thing.

  • Michiganmitch

    The Benghazi attacks are supposed evidence of the weakness of Obama. Does this mean Bush was 13 times weaker or should we use the death toll ratios to provide for an appropriate statistic. 122/4= 30 Bush was 30 times weaker? Makes sense in that 21 or so guys hijacked planes and attacked targets in the U.S. showing ultimate disrespect for a punk leader. And what about St. Ronnie whose weakness cost well over 200 marines in Beirut all followed by a withdrawl.

  • Monomachos

    What an overwrought piece trying to defend Obama and Clinton’s handling of Benghazi. Were13 US ambassadors killed under Bush after their requests for additional security were denied by the State Department? No. Did Bush and Condi Rice go ahead telling a false story about the cause of the attacks? No, but Obama and Clinton did, knowing from Day 1 that there had been no protest, just an attack. Yes there have been other attacks on US embassies and consulates, but there is only one Benghazi.

    • typeviic1 .

      Projection much?

  • John Williams

    Also what’s different is that Bush didn’t ever ignore pleas for more security and certainly never told troops to stand down when confronted with the possibility of American deaths. In that regard, this article is a waste of space trying to create a false equivalency.

    • typeviic1 .

      Projection much??

      • John Williams

        Typical lefty–doesn’t even know what projection is and spams his ignorance.

  • Libertarian Soldier

    What’s really very different in these 12 incidences is that few Americans were killed and none in most of them. In those that Americans were killed, about 3 of these incidents, they were Car Bombs. In those that the US had advance notice, there were travel alerts issued and security increases. In all of them, the assailants were killed in the attack, arrested and/or executed with issues of extradition.

    What’s different from obama’s real Benghazi is that this was on the anniversary of the attack on our homeland soil, in America; there was prior intelligence that there would be an attack; there was an incidence already recorded against Great Britain’s Embassy and they vacated; the besieged begged for increased security and were rebuffed, refused, denied; our Secretary of State lied about it and assigned blame other than where it lay, herself; the pResident lied about it and assigned blame other than where it lay; the state department sent someone out to 5 different Sunday news shows to lie about it and assign blame other than where it lay; the government, at all levels closed ranks and threatened all witnesses not speak with investigators; the three witnesses that did talk to investigators were punished while those responsible were promoted and allowed to retire unscathed; life saving intervention was ordered to stand down; no investigation was commenced for weeks, until October….

    I’m getting tired of writing, showing the difference between the “13” Benghazis under Bush.

    It’s been more than 19 months and nobody has done a thing to bring these mooks to justice!

    Oh, and the attackers haven’t been caught, either!

    • typeviic1 .

      Projection much???

      • Libertarian Soldier

        En Inglés Por Favor?

    • Libertarian Soldier

      June 29, 2014. One attacker was arrested last week, almost 21 months after the attack after this same guy that’s been interviewed by different countries and news organizations. He’s been very easy to find and was arrested in his home, without incident, where he’s lived for years!

      They’re going to try him as a US citizen in civilian court with all the rights and constitutional protections of a USA citizen, in a city court room!

  • Layla

    This is crap.

  • Mike Fleres

    FOX News did report on these attacks, you dumbass blogger. Do your homework. Look it up.

  • Cordstreet

    How many American diplomats died in these attacks? More importantly did Bush or his State Dept trot out some make-believe story just prior to an election so not to look bad? Hmmm?

  • parated2k

    Typical Obamabot BS. Not that I’m defending Bush in any of these, Obama’s
    treason over Benghazi isn’t that there was an attack on a consulate!
    It’s that Obama, Hillary and Panetta REFUSED to allow for a defense of
    the consulate as it was going on. They aided the enemy in the attack
    when they had the ability to defend the consulate!

    They
    betrayed the Americans there, as it was going on!! So please quit
    passing stupidity on that has nothing to do with the facts of the
    charges!

    Then
    they tried to cover up their treason with lies about a stupid video.
    That in and of itself isn’t treason, but it is criminal, and grounds for
    impeachment and conspiracy against the United States charges.

    Of course, none of you give a crap about facts. Obama could have bragged about his treason on national TV, and his mindless minions would still defend him.

    Anyone who can still support Obama or Hillary after this deserves to have been in the consulate when it was attacked!

  • Sam Houston

    So, I take it that The Daily Banter is just another Libtard whore house. “Oh! It’s Bush’s fault!” Give it a rest already. Can’t your boy Obama stand on his own two left feet? Geesh! Going to have to start calling you Whinetards instead.

  • richard_e
    • Sam Houston

      What is it? Sorry, I am not gullible enough to use Farcebook.

  • Ignacio J. Couce

    Nice try, but in NONE of these incidents were agencies of the U.S. government and the Secretary of State aware of an ongoing attack, which they then misattributed and ignored for hours!

    Therefore, only three explanations are possible for writing this nonsense exist. Either one, you’re shill, or two you’re a disingenuous shill, or three a stupid shill. Take your pick.

    • jezebel

      Since when do US consulates & embassies not count as US properties? And how does your bullshit lie justify the deaths of all the people involved?

      Do the nation a solid:

      STFU & DON’T BREED.

      • Sam Houston

        I only thumbed up the fact that those are US Sovereign soil as per UN agreement.

  • Mikey

    I’m still confused by the bruhaha. Vote for a republican, get into one war with the wrong country and one that is 8 years too long. Vote for a democrat, get dragged into a war which has no purpose or chance to succeed. Yet, here you all are, sniping at each other. All these political bastards are the same and they have deceived you.

    • jezebel

      False equivalence is false.

      If you don’t understand the differences btwn the war-mongering right wing Republicans & democrats then you’re not smart enough to be making blig comments of any kind.

      • Mikey

        Jez, I think I understand this game pretty well. Establish your (repuklican/dumocrat) base of voters. Feed them the rhetoric that they like to hear. Legislate to keep the cash flowing to industry, unions and your buddies. Buy mansion with high fence and hire private security team. Send kids to 30k/year private school. Screw everyone who makes less money than you. Rinse, repeat.

        • jezebel

          You’re either a moron incapable of intelligent thought… Or a trash-talking #GOPTroll.

          It matters not which because either way, you’re spewing GOPLies & Propaganda to portray “Dems” as the bad guys when it’s Republicans who are ALWAYS tanking our economy & trying to micro-manage people’s personal lives.

          Republicans want to force women to have their rapists babies & if that wasn’t totally bat-shit insane enough, they then want to give rapists the right to sue for custody!!

          Thus any internet DBag who tries to paint D’s & R’s w/the same broad brush is either lying or an idiot.

          Either way, Con artist or fool, you don’t deserve anyone’s time or attention. So kindly fu@k off.

          • Mikey

            Have another big swig of that cool aid. I don’t need to insult you- your comments speak to your intelligence and character. I’m waiting for someone to explain why republican fat cats are devils, but al gores mansions and John Edwards millions are a ok. I believe that you have all been deceived. This country desperately needs better educated, enlightened voters. But all I see are ranting demagogues and their blind, ignorant, self annointed know it all supporters- on left and right.

          • Mikey

            You have a lot of hate brewing lady, but your keyboard courage is awe inspiring. I appreciate that you know better than everyone else and have appointed yourself as judge, jury, moderator and all around queen of the internet. All hail the all knowing jezebel! We quake in fear of your intellect and beauty, and fear the public wrath of your naughty dagger-like tongue!

          • Sam Houston

            OK jezebel. Look who just fell off the Libtard turnip truck. How dare you tarnish that name. Girl, you must being hitting that menopause cause you one screwy lefthand nutjob.
            The verdict is still out on that whole date rape cause. Just like the sexual harassment lawsuits of the 90’s, you can thank your fellow sisters for proving it false. In fact, if you want to be so honest, it was two White girls that falsely accused the “Scottsboro Boys”. As for rape babies, just how many abortions are performed for actual rape cases? I will be generous and say 3% but probably is <1%. Let's just go with that 3%. Absolutely none of those women are being denied or will be denied an early on abortion. If they do not report the rape then decide 3-4 months later to have an abortion, well, that is just too late. So out of those 3%. I can imagine that you will state that there are many, many cases of unreported rape and the later term abortions or just women who are having cold feet about raising a rapist's baby and too ashamed to admit that they have been raped. OK, so what percentage out of the non raped claimed other abortions; 10%? According to you, 100% of all abortions are rape related. That does not seem to jive with the data; 1.21 million abortions in 2008 with only 90,000 rapes. That's a large disparity. Maybe they were mostly Octo-Mom? BTW, those rape figures includes those of unlawful carnal knowledge of a minor. You know the ones between a 17 year old and a 19 year old that have been dating for several years.
            Do us all a favor there J-BeeZy and take your own advice.

          • jezebel

            I’m sorry but low-life #GOPTroll liars don’t interest me – or the American people.

            President Obama won twice!
            By a landslide both times…
            You still mad huh? :)

  • Todd Parsons

    What a stupid article. First you claim that the Benghazi attack was like 13 other attacks on US assets. Then you condemn Fox News for not covering these incidents the same way that it has covered Benghazi. NO NEWS OUTLETS condemned the Bush Administration for its handling of the attacks on our embassies because the Bush Administration didn’t lie and cover up what happened when our embassies were attacked. So asserting that Fox should have condemned the Bush Administration for these events is ridiculous. In case you hadn’t noticed yet, Bush is no longer in office. Can we just deal with Obama for a change. At what point does this man become responsible for anything his administration does? To assert that the Benghazi attack was handled well by the Obama Administration begs credulity. Why can’t you people just admit the truth, the Obama Administration is completely and utterly incompetent. Benghazi makes that abundantly clear and all the finger pointing at Fox News won’t change that. If Obama had been captain of the Titanic it would have sank long before it struck the iceberg.

    • jezebel

      The Obama administration never lied

      Darryl Issa did when HIS OFFICE doctored internal emails & this RWNJ Conspiracy Theory was propagated by RWNJ Jon Karl.

      Honestly, you fu@ktards could be hit in the face with a “reality” brick and you STILL wouldn’t know WTF was going on.

      • Todd Parsons

        The Obama Administration never lied? I’m sorry to have to tell you this but all the Obama Administration ever does is lie. They lie all day, all night, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Every week there is a new scandal to distract from the current one. They can’t even admit that they lied about Obamacare. “if you like your health-care plan, you will be able to keep your health-care plan, period.” MORE LIES. Check out http://frontpagemag.com/2013/arnold-ahlert/obamas-tour-of-lies/ for a just a brief overview. The bottom line is Obama is lying to you. You are very passionate about what you believe and I admire you for that. But I truly believe this President has betrayed you and a lot of other people as well.

        • Sam Houston

          If truth were a non-venomous rat snake, she would be dead from the shear multitude of bites.

  • scp2

    So, in any of these attacks you listed did the Bush Administration attempt to promote a false narrative about what happened and why?

    If not, guess what? They’re not “Benghazis” and your attempt to shield Obama is lame.

    • jezebel

      Dear fu@ktard #2,

      See my above comment.
      Now feel free to hit yourself in the face w/a brick.

      Thank you & good night.

  • Chris Hopson

    The difference between these and Benghazi is that the US public wan’t deceived as to whether or not these were terrorist attacks. Requests for extra security weren’t denied. What you’re leaving out of this report is the details of the 13 attacks. Not once were any of the attacks touted as anything OTHER than terrorist attacks.

    • jezebel

      Dear fu@ktard #3,

      There wasn’t time to send boots on the ground security back-up as the Time-Line of intel/events was NOT what your RWNJ media outlets led you to believe.

      Mainstream media isn’t lying to you dummies; Your Republican party is. Wake up & stop being manipulated, it’s beyond embarrassing at this juncture.

  • Steve Paupst

    its not like the Military was insanely occupied during bushes tour or that his reason for not responding to any of these attacks was because he was SLEEPING, or the fact that more likely than caring about if Hilary Clinton runs for president shes disliked for saying on air that we should forget about the recent attack or that it wasnt a big deal……Im not saying Bush was a champion president but look at what we have now. Then again blame bush or play the race card isnt that the sad but true mantra?

    • jezebel

      Dear fu@ktard #4,

      Thus far, you are winning for “dumbest comment” of the night. (Psst! Ms. Clinton’s testimony was aired live, recorded AND transcribed. What you’re claiming she said is absolute bullsh!t…

      As with all the #GOPLies that come out of your RWNJ media outlets.

      Feel free to become friends w/a brick. Thank you & good night.

  • Brenda Knapp

    ALL of the above attacks were STOPPED before breaching the Embassy or Consulate walls. Why do liberals omit the important facts. Under BUSH the security in place prevented any breaches of the Embassy or Consulate. We lost NO Ambassadors under BUSH either. At least tell the truth.

    • jezebel

      Dear fu@ktard #5,

      If the embassy/consulate attacks were stopped before reaching the compounds, no one would’ve died.

      Not only are you too stupid to be discussing politics above your intellectual paygrade, but you’re too stupid to waste oxygen on.

      Good day dingbat. ;)

  • http://www.facebook.com/PJSolarz Phil Solarz

    If Bush would have left these people to die, the Democraps would have been all over it. These attacks were carried out in secret. Ambassador Stevens in Benghazi was tipped off to the attack, he begged for additional security 3 times and was denied. His death could have been avoided, he was led to the slaughter for political gain by Obama and Hillary.

    • jezebel

      Dear fu@ktard #6,

      I’m so sick of reading your rwnj bullsh!t That I’m going to take a diff approach w/you & say, okay – I’ll believe you…

      As soon as you cite your sources of Incontrovertible facts & definitive proof.

      I’ll wait.

      Until then, you’re just another RWNJ sheeple.

  • Grass Hopper

    None of these instances lasted for hours with our diplomats and guards constantly screaming for assistance on deaf ears. This was like the Obama administration murdered them. They said Hillary was to blame. I don’t see her apologizing and stepping down out of respect for the lives that she could have saved. Obama just went to bed. I’m sure if it was Jeremiah Wright in the embassy or Chelsea Clinton half
    the armed forces would have been there when a crowd formed.

  • http://www.facebook.com/dusty.koellhoffer Dusty Koellhoffer

    And in not a single event was President Bush responsible for reducing the protection of those places, nor did he refuse to send them help when needed. Comparing apples to oranges doesn’t begin to cover the flaw in your logic. Your article is just stupidity talking.

    http://www.examiner.com/article/benghazi-irs-scandals-no-comparison-to-iran-contra-watergate

  • fiftyoddkickback

    Not at any point did Bush try to deny the attacks were made by terrorists. That is the point. Geez. The desperation here is palpable.

  • michael45

    This is the typical Republican witch hunt, grasping at straws to dig up any meaningless dirt they can to try and convince their dumb voter base of what isn`t true. Yeah, bush can start TWO wars that caused the deaths of over 100,000 civilians and 4,500 American soldiers, not to mention 9/11. You don`t hear a peep from the right about these. This is why I will NEVER , ever vote for a Republican as long as I live. I used to vote for the person, not the party. Not anymore. Instead of running government, they are obstructionists, whiney losers. And they will keep losing elections, then scratching their heads wondering what they did wrong. I`m not saying dems are perfect, but they are way better than Repubs.

    • Grass Hopper

      You’re ignorant.

      • jezebel

        You’re a mentally rightarded moron.

        cwutididthere? ;)

  • terry seale

    The head of state of Libya said it was a terrorist attack before Amb. Rice went out and contradicted him to his great embarrassment You saw that hearing where the State Dept woman would not use the word “Al Queda” no matter how many times the question was put to her. They (Obama/Clinton) had made a decision that Al Queda is not to be mentioned or alluded to because they asserted it died with Bin Laden. Why are they so dumb that they don’t even care how dumb they look.

    Fort Hood: “workplace violence!” They will say ANYTHING.

    • LaughingLiberal

      ” They (Obama/Clinton) had made a decision that Al Queda is not to be
      mentioned or alluded to because they asserted it died with Bin Laden.”

      That is not a fact. That’s your opinion (or Rush’s). In fact, the administration *has* stated that “Al Queda is on the run…” and that “Al Queda has been decimated” but has never said that it was dead or defeated. “Decimated” is a term from history (Romans) that means that one of every 10 soldiers has been removed (usually killed) which is probably a pretty fair assessment, but it does NOT mean that they are gone.

  • Masmani

    Remind me, which one of these got blamed on an unrelated video by the Bush administration?

  • HoosierLady

    The attack, in and of itself, is not at issue here so you’re arguing against a point no one is making. What is at issue is the cover up, the lies told to the American people by everyone in this administration for weeks after the attack. Also at issue is the fact that no help was sent to those under attack. Those who were in a position to provide aid were told not to go. This president and his underlings are incompetent.

  • McHale72

    It’s too bad the author of this crap doesn’t have a firm grasp of what’s going on. I guess if you write a LOT OF WORDS in bold with dates it’s supposed to look official and at a minimum, relevant?

  • http://www.zombielogic.org/ Thomas L. Vaultonburg

    Nice work.

  • http://occasion-to-be.com Walker

    Except none of these attacks were covered up by blaming them on a “Movie” .

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Susan-Daniels/100002412034189 Susan Daniels

    Are you actually trying to compare these with Benghazi? Benghazi is where the government knew an attack was going on (in a staged kidnapping that went awry), refused to send help when they knew people were going to die and then lied to everyone in the world about why it took place? You have got to be kidding or crazy!

    • villemar

      Impeach or STFU.

  • http://connect.freedomworks.org/node/45216 BruceMajors4DC

    But Bush didn’t refuse to send help and then lie about it to be elected.

    By not attending to that distinction this is another media complicity lie to manipulate low information dupes.

    Besides which “Bush did it too” is not a defense.

    It mainly raises the question of whether you Obama zombies were also lazy in exposing Bush perfidy when it would have mattered.

  • http://www.facebook.com/shelley.farrell.5 Shelley Farrell

    Someone comment here please PLEASE!!! If Fox news and the repubs want to criticize the President for going to a fund raiser the day after the Benghazi attacks… WHERE WAS BUSH EACH DAY AFTER THESE ATTACKS THAT OCCURED DURING HIS ADMIN? I am sure he went on his way and did his scheduled appointments as well… but, I can’t find anything about it online.

    • raykinsella

      Good use of your time…while your at it, please tell me how may of the attacks cited in the article above were claimed by president Bush or Condaleza Rice to have been instigated by a poorly made and incomplete YouTube video? It would be good to know if Bush administration officials also gave a “stand down” order to potential rescue forces during the 7-8 hr siege. In fact, did any of the 13 attacks during Bush’s presidency even last more than just 1 hour? How about more than just a few minutes? And while all deaths are tragic, just how many American or American Ambassadors were killed in the 13 attacks listed in this article?

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Frank-McAvoy/728410562 Frank McAvoy

    This article and the talking point it attempts to promote are nothing more that misdirection from mindless Obama sycophants.

    The outrage from the right is not about the tragedy that resulted from the attacks, as the false narrative tries to claim, but rather from the misdirection and outright lies told by the administration in regards to the attack.

    The administration has been caught lying about their refusal to provide extra security to the consulate when it was requested, and they lied about the cause for the attack and the culprits behind the attack.

    Embassies and consulates get attacked. It’s tragic but it happens. What is atypical is to have the administration lie and cover up the facts related to an attack.

    This is the case here. The CIA memo that was edited 12 times and the congressional report proving Hillary Clinton signed off on denying the request for extra security are incontrovertible evidence that the administration deliberately misled people in order to avoid perceived political fallout.

    If Hillary Clinton admitted that she denied the extra security and gave her reasons for it, and the administration hadn’t spent the month following the attack lying to our faces and telling us it was all about a video, then reaction from the right would have been much less significant. Surely, Obama and his office would still have taken some amount of flack, but it would be nowhere near the level it has reached.

    Again, all of us, right and left, are saddened by the tragedy of those deaths. But the outrage comes from being lied to about it.

    Stop trying to derail the real argument by pretending otherwise.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Dianne-Crandall/1227086026 Dianne Crandall

    First off, Fox did report the attacks when the occurred. The difference is Bush didn’t blame a short video and throw the maker of it into jail, (who’s still there) and then spent $70,000 making a video apologizing to Muslims in the Middle East for the blamed video, which in the end wasn’t the reason for the attacks in the first place. Nor did he learn about it and then NEVER made a phone call after 6 pm our time to see what the hell was going on, (that Vegas trip ya know with Jay-Z and Beyonce the next day.) Oh and then lied about what happened. Bush hasn’t been President for over 5 years and when Bush did screw up, tell me, did they point back to Clinton and talk about when he screwed up too? I don’t think so. You voted for him, you got him, you’re going to have to learn to suck it up!! By the way, with the Presidents of ABC and CBS having siblings working at the White House, do you think that might have swayed coverage of Obama?

    • Lady Willpower

      “…did they point back to Clinton and talk about when he screwed up too?”

      Considering how many times I’ve seen conservatives blame Clinton for 9/11, I’d say that’s a resounding YES.

  • http://www.facebook.com/aaronscottdempsey Aaron Scott Dempsey

    Listen, something stinks here. But guess what? It’s been stinking for the past 30+ years, no matter which party is in charge. Stop trying to score points for your party by pointing out the fuck-ups of the other party. If you support either party, you are part of the problem. Grow up and cut out the partisan bullshit.

  • d1stewart

    Answer to your questions: They were reinforced. Security was beefed up at embassies by Bush.

    Now, as to your characterizations of these as “Benghazis”: You’re a liar.

    None of these attacks was anything like the attack at Benghazi. The Benghazi attack was a sustained attack over hours by an estimated 150 people. The attacks listed above were car-bomb attacks, a few gunmen storming and being fought off and killed in a short span of time (in other words, responded to immediately), attempts to invade the consulates that were fought off successfully, and an attack on an information center that you falsely say was an attack on a consulate.

    These falsehoods are not accidental–you are not interested in the truth. The extents and natures of the attacks you cite here were not comparable to Benghazi; the handling of each of the attacks as they occurred was not comparable to Benghazi; the threat to personnel and the personnel casualties were not comparable to Benghazi; the security lead-ups and responses were nothing like in the case of Benghazi; the administration responses during and after the fact were not at all comparable to Benghazi. These attacks did not lead to deaths of US consulate personnel, and did not lead to campaigns of lying to the public and ass-covering as Benghazi did.

    Not one of the accusations–not one of the realities–about the Obama handling of Benghazi–before, during, and after–could have been said about the Bush-era attacks, which is why you cannot make such accusations except as a general claim that they could be made. Unfortunately, the facts about these attacks are entirely different from those of the Benghazi attacks, leaving you with nothing but a baseless, mendacious rhetorical claim.

    Your claim that McCain, Hannity, Graham said nothing after any of these attacks is ridiculous, as those attacks did not involve anyone’s security failures enabling the attacks, dereliction during the attacks, or campaigns of lies and coverups after the attacks. As such, they would not have led to anything to say.

    What a dishonest piece of shit this article is–an explosion of flak for hate-addled and desperate hacks like Bob Cesca.

  • Rob Thomas

    Anyone who thinks this Benghazi disaster wasn’t controlled by political motives coordinated from within the WH is a GD fool.

  • Rob Thomas

    What an worthless article from someone who obviously masturbates to the tune “But what about Bush…”

    You damn fool.

  • bruce.6

    Can you site the cover ups?

  • B Manz

    The more comments I read by Leftists, the more I am convinced Leftism is a mental disease with no cure. So enamored by their Messiah they refuse to see the truth as it beats them over the head. You condemned Bush for his lies, and rightly so. But you did that because someone told you to. Being “enlightened” is simply a euphemism for ‘too stupid to think for yourself’ so you have to have Rachel Maddow and his ilk tell you what to think. You folks are so brainwashed you can’t see that Barry is Bush on steroids. You fools are everything that is wrong with America.

  • Al

    You missed the whole point. The Obama administration lied about this whole attack from the beginning. Then made up 12 revisions to cover their lies to the American people. Bush never tried to lie about any attack on any embassy. All these attacks and deaths that you speak of in this article they have one thing in common and that is that it was covered by all the main stream media. Unlike the Benghazi attack it was basically a non-event to you guys, or as the Jedi-Press secretary Jay said,
    Benghazi was a long time ago as he waves his hand at us. But guess what Jay those old Jedi mind tricks only work in the movies!

    • Lady Willpower

      “Bush never tried to lie about any attack on any embassy.”

      One could argue it was far worse to lie us into attacking Iraq over nonexistent WMDs, couldn’t one?

      • raykinsella

        No…because while the WMD’s were never found, intelligence services from several countries all said they were there. Even democratic senators and house members who had security clearance agreed with the intelligence reports and then voted for the war! Were you alive then? how did. You miss hose widely reported details? Hence, there was NO LIE or cover up regarding the WMD’s in Iraq!

        • Lady Willpower

          According to your analysis the Bush administration was merely wrong, not lying. OK, I’ll bite. As I’ve said before, being wrong is not the same as lying. Obama is guilty of being wrong about Benghazi, not lying.
          You should give him the same amount of consideration you gave the Bush admin.

          • d1stewart

            No, Obama knew when he said over the ambassador’s and the security personnel’s dead bodies that none of this began in a protest against a video, and knew that he had not done all he could have to come to their aid. He knew those things–and said the opposite. That’s lying. The Bush administration said what many intel agencies around the world, what Hussein wanted believed by Iraq’s neighboring countries’ governments, what previous US administrations, what the leadership of the Democrat party in both houses, also said–said publicly, said repeatedly, said without any knowledge of its falsehood. Since they did not believe what they said was false but believed it to be true, it was not lying.

            Obama knew what he said, what Clinton said, what Rice said, what Panetta said, what Carney said, was false–but he said it anyway. That is lying.

            Giving both administrations the same consideration, Bush didn’t lie, and Obama did. This is not subtle, ambiguous, uncharitable, or inconsiderate. It’s just a fact: Obama lied and continues to lie.

          • Kwa85

            Of course Bush lied, even after it was found that there were no wmds.

            And repeating redumblican talking points and presenting them as facts does not a “fact” make. There is no factual basis of a lie or a cover up by Obama, Clinton, Petraeus, Pickering, Mullen, Panetta etc, just allegations and hot air.

            You need to get out of your partisan bubble and see what the independent fact checkers are saying about this. You’ll find that it isn’t the crap you’re spouting on about. Wake up buddy!

          • d1stewart

            Name-calling, denial, and of course… “Wake up!” The desperation call of the lying liberal defeated.

          • Kwa85

            Stop whining. It’s embarrassing.

      • Gib74

        Tell the Kurds that there were not WMD in Iraq…

        I’m sure they would LOVE to hear that.

      • d1stewart

        Only a liar who was willing to say Bush lied about WMDs. Like you. It would be a lousy, invalid argument. That doesn’t matter to you?

        • Lady Willpower

          Do you have any substantive argument other than name-calling?

          • d1stewart

            Yes: Pointing out facts that you lie about, pointing out the invalidity of your logic, and refuting your distortions. I wouldn’t engage in baseless name-calling; and calling someone who lies a liar is not name-calling, it’s identification.

          • jezebel

            “calling someone who lies a liar is not name-calling, it’s identification”…

            I like this logic. With it in mind…

            You’re a stuck-on-stupid, dishonest, dumb-fu@k

            Reality check:

            Valerie Plame’s undercover CIA cover was blown by vindictive Bush administration because her husband refuted the manufactured intel as false.

            Ie, your boy bush lied us into war & tens of thousands of deaths. Either educate yourself or stfu. One.or the other please.

  • http://twitter.com/JenHag408 Jen Haggerty

    Please list the number of Americans killed, how many ambassadors were murdered, the length of the attacks, how the attacks ended, what happened in the aftermath of the attacks (I.e. was there a cover up), and how many requests for more security there had been for each embassy.

    • DrowningKittens

      This article asserts a qualitative comparison between embassy attacks and murdered US ambassadors. The missing quantitative comparison is that only 6 US ambassadors (presidential appointed representatives of the US) have been murdered total. Or to convert this to another qualitative comparison, almost 17% of all murdered US ambassadors have occurred on Obama’s watch.

  • http://www.facebook.com/douglas.taylor.372 Douglas Taylor

    Which one of these was covered up? which one had 12 revisions? which one WAS REFUSED HELP WHEN ASKED? Which one did Bush and his people sit and watch “real time”. Which one had a fabricated story blaming and jailing a US citizen for a so called video? I could go on… Fast and Furious, IRS on the TEA PARTY etc. By the way when Nixon did it you were all over his ass, so QUID PRO QUO, deal with it, So much for “The most transparent administration ever”

    • Lady Willpower

      OMG they revised the talking points before making a statement.

      • d1stewart

        No. OMG, they changed facts to falsehoods, intentionally, in order to conceal the truth for political cover. Why don’t you just go a little more general and say, “OMG! They used word processing software!” How many lies will you spread to protect their lies?

        • Lady Willpower

          You literally don’t know any of that. You merely wish that were true.

          • d1stewart

            Literally, we know all of that. You only wish we didn’t know it–not that it weren’t true, as that is no concern to you–only that we didn’t know it. But literally (perhaps you think, like Joe Biden, that “literally” means “not really, but figuratively”; it doesn’t), we know that they changed facts to falsehoods (claimed that the attack began with a protest against a video on YouTube, when they were originally told, and knew, that it did not and that there was no protest at all, and altered that very factual statement from the intelligence), intentionally (the State Department’s emails make clear that it wasn’t an editing slip, but edits crafted in 12 iterations), to conceal the truth for political cover (to meet the desire to propagate the above falsehood as well as to remove statements of the role played by an Al Qaeda-affiliated terrorist group, because the administration was campaigning on its putative elimination of Al Qaeda). See, that’s what “literally” means, and what literally knowing all of that means. Making now literally and obviously false denials of that because it condemns those who you favor regardless of their actions, is wishing it were not true.

          • Kwa85

            What you describe has little resemblance to “literally”, it is partisan spin based on refuted “evidence”. Be a good fellow and stop presenting your opinions as facts. It’s tiresome, tedious and embarrassing. Go to any fact check site to help yourself properly understand the issue.

          • d1stewart

            I know that, being factually wrong and having no rebuttal but to say “no, it’s spin,” you have nothing at your disposal but tawdry condescension, but be a good fellow and shove that. It’s worthless. Why bother commenting on anything if all you have to offer is cheesy denial?

          • Kwa85

            Stop being an ignorant crybaby. You can’t just make unsubstantiated remarks and present your “analysis” as “literally” facts. They’re allegations and opinions based on your personal perception, which is fair enough.

          • d1stewart

            Denying substantiated facts doesn’t turn them into “remarks,” and I didn’t present analysis but facts. They’re not based on a personal perception, but are readily perceptible by anyone who turns his attention toward the facts, rather than engaging in desperate self-directed attempts to deny facts. They’re not allegations; they’re now known facts. Your “which is fair enough” is just how you begin to crumble since you know you’re engaged in a dishonest enterprise of defending the indefensible. Good luck with the rest of your journey. Maybe it won’t take long.

          • Kwa85

            You presented OPINION.

            “…to conceal the truth for political cover (to meet the desire to propagate the above falsehood as well as to remove statements of the role played by an Al Qaeda-affiliated terrorist group, because the administration was campaigning on its putative elimination of Al Qaeda).”

            Speculation, allegation and personal perception NOT fact. How come you don’t know the basic difference between fact and opinion?

      • http://www.facebook.com/douglas.taylor.372 Douglas Taylor

        No… they fabricated a story (lie) to divert attention from the terrorist act that actually occurred and THEY KNEW ABOUT! Bet you would feel a whole lot different if you made the video that had absolutely NOTHING TO DO WITH THE ATTACK. This was done because of Obama’s election montra “Osama’s dead and GM’s alive” which gives the inference that terrorism had been defeated defeated. GEEZZZZ

        • Lady Willpower

          Lay off the CAPSLOCK, ese.

  • raykinsella

    Maybe I missed it Mr. Cesca(is it okay in the liberal world to use gender prefixes?), but in anyone of these attacks that you cite…had there been credible intelligence reports that suggested the possibility that on the anniversary of 9/11 an Islamic Terrorist group just might launch an attack? Also, had there been previous requests for additional security – that was denied, at any of these locations? Furthermore, how many Americans and American Ambassadors were murdered in these attacks? Lastly, how many of these attacks lasted as much as 7-8 hours?

    I don’t know if you’re a victim or a participant in the liberal indoctrination and enslavement of Americans, but you do nothing in this article but perpetuate ignorance and provide your followers with a long winded but useless retort. Please provide a substantive argument or allow the truth to be exposed!

  • raykinsella

    These are the terrorist attacks that occurred during Clinton 2 terms. How many congressional investigation were launched to look into these?
    Manila Bombing, December 30, 2000:
    A bomb exploded in a plaza across the street from the U.S. Embassy in Manila, injuring nine persons. The Moro Islamic Liberation Front was likely responsible.

    Helicopter Hijacking, October 12, 2000:
    In Sucumbios Province, Ecuador, a group of armed kidnappers led by former members of defunct Colombian terrorist organization the Popular Liberation Army (EPL), took hostage 10 employees of Spanish energy consortium REPSOL. Those kidnapped included five U.S. citizens, one Argentine, one Chilean, one New Zealander, and two French pilots who escaped four days later. On January 30, 2001, the kidnappers murdered American hostage Ronald Sander. The remaining hostages were released on February 23 following the payment of $13 million in ransom by the oil companies.

    Attack on U.S.S. Cole, October 12, 2000:
    In Aden, Yemen, a small dingy carrying explosives rammed the destroyer U.S.S. Cole, killing 17 sailors and injuring 39 others. Supporters of Usama Bin Laden were suspected.

    Church Bombing in Tajikistan, October 1, 2000:
    Unidentified militants detonated two bombs in a Christian church in Dushanbe, killing seven persons and injuring 70 others. The church was founded by a Korean-born U.S. citizen, and most of those killed and wounded were Korean. No one claimed responsibility.

    Kidnappings in Kyrgyzstan, August 12, 2000:
    In the Kara-Su Valley, the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan took four U.S. citizens hostage. The Americans escaped on August 12.

    ELN Kidnapping, June 27, 2000:
    In Bogota, Colombia, ELN militants kidnapped a 5-year-old U.S. citizen and his Colombian mother, demanding an undisclosed ransom.
    RUF Attacks on U.N. Mission Personnel, May 1, 2000:
    On 1 May in Makeni, Sierra Leone, Revolutionary United Front (RUF) militants kidnapped at least 20 members of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL) and surrounded and opened fire on a UNAMSIL facility, according to press reports. The militants killed five UN soldiers in the attack. RUF militants kidnapped 300 UNAMSIL peacekeepers throughout the country, according to press reports. On 15 May in Foya, Liberia, the kidnappers released 139 hostages. On 28 May, on the Liberia and Sierra Leone border, armed militants released unharmed the last of the UN peacekeepers.

    In Freetown, according to press reports, armed militants ambushed two military vehicles carrying four journalists. A Spaniard and one U.S. citizen were killed in a May 25 car bombing in Freetown for which the RUF was probably responsible. Suspected RUF rebels also kidnapped 21 Indian UN peacekeepers in Freetown on June 6. Additional attacks by RUF on foreign personnel followed.
    PLA Kidnapping, December 23, 1999:
    Colombian People’s Liberation Army (PLA) forces kidnapped a U.S. citizen in an unsuccessful ransoming effort.

    Burmese Embassy Seizure, October 1, 1999:
    Burmese dissidents seized the Burmese Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand, taking 89 persons hostage, including one U.S. citizen.

    AFRC Kidnappings, August 4, 1999:
    An Armed Forces Revolutionary Council (AFRC) faction kidnapped 33 UN representatives near Occra Hills, Sierra Leone. The hostages included one U.S. citizen, five British soldiers, one Canadian citizen, one representative from Ghana, one military officer from Russia, one officer from Kyrgystan, one officer from Zambia, one officer from Malaysia, a local Bishop, two UN officials, two local journalists, and 16 Sierra Leonean nationals.

    Shell Platform Bombing, June 27, 1999:
    In Port Harcourt, Nigeria, armed youths stormed a Shell oil platform, kidnapping one U.S. citizen, one Nigerian national, and one Australian citizen, and causing undetermined damage. A group calling itself “Enough is Enough in the Niger River” claimed responsibility. Further seizures of oil facilities followed.
    ELN Hostage-taking, May 30, 1999:
    In Cali, Colombia, armed ELN militants attacked a church in the neighborhood of Ciudad Jardin, kidnapping 160 persons, including six U.S. citizens and one French national. The rebels released approximately 80 persons, including three U.S. citizens, later that day.

    ELN Hostage-taking, March 23, 1999:
    Armed guerrillas kidnapped a U.S. citizen in Boyaca, Colombia. The National Liberation Army (ELN) claimed responsibility and demanded $400,000 ransom. On 20 July, ELN rebels released the hostage unharmed following a ransom payment of $48,000.

    Hutu Abductions, March 1, 1999:
    150 armed Hutu rebels attacked three tourist camps in Uganda, killed four Ugandans, and abducted three U.S. citizens, six Britons, three New Zealanders, two Danish citizens, one Australian, and one Canadian national. Two of the U.S. citizens and six of the other hostages were subsequently killed by their abductors.

    FARC Kidnappings, February 25, 1999:
    FARC kidnapped three U.S. citizens working for the Hawaii-based Pacific Cultural Conservancy International. On March 4, the bodies of the three victims were found in Venezuela.

    Ugandan Rebel Attack, February 14, 1999:
    A pipe bomb exploded inside a bar, killing five persons and injuring 35 others. One Ethiopian and four Ugandan nationals died in the blast, and one U.S. citizen working for USAID, two Swiss nationals, one Pakistani, one Ethiopian, and 27 Ugandans were injured. Ugandan authorities blamed the attack on the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).

    Angolan Aircraft Downing, January 2, 1999:
    A UN plane carrying one U.S. citizen, four Angolans, two Philippine nationals and one Namibian was shot down, according to a UN official. No deaths or injuries were reported. Angolan authorities blamed the attack on National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA) rebels. UNITA officials denied shooting down the plane.

    Armed Kidnapping in Colombia, November 15, 1998:
    Armed assailants followed a U.S. businessman and his family home in Cundinamarca Department and kidnapped his 11-year-old son after stealing money, jewelry, one automobile, and two cell phones. The kidnappers demanded $1 million in ransom. On January 21, 1999, the kidnappers released the boy.

    Colombian Pipeline Bombing, October 18, 1998:
    A National Liberation Army (ELN) planted bomb exploded on the Ocensa pipeline in Antioquia Department, killing approximately 71 persons and injuring at least 100 others. The pipeline is jointly owned by the Colombia State Oil Company Ecopetrol and a consortium including U.S., French, British, and Canadian companies.

    U.S. Embassy Bombings in East Africa, August 7, 1998:
    A bomb exploded at the rear entrance of the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, killing 12 U.S. citizens, 32 Foreign Service Nationals (FSNs), and 247 Kenyan citizens. Approximately 5,000 Kenyans, 6 U.S. citizens, and 13 FSNs were injured. The U.S. Embassy building sustained extensive structural damage. Almost simultaneously, a bomb detonated outside the U.S. Embassy in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, killing 7 FSNs and 3 Tanzanian citizens, and injuring 1 U.S. citizen and 76 Tanzanians. The explosion caused major structural damage to the U.S. Embassy facility. The U.S. Government held Usama Bin Laden responsible.

    Somali Hostage-takings, April 15, 1998:
    Somali militiamen abducted nine Red Cross and Red Crescent workers at an airstrip north of Mogadishu. The hostages included a U.S. citizen, a German, a Belgian, a French, a Norwegian, two Swiss, and one Somali. The gunmen were members of a sub-clan loyal to Ali Mahdi Mohammed, who controlled the northern section of the capital.

    FARC Abduction, March 21-23, 1998:
    FARC rebels kidnapped a US citizen in Sabaneta, Colombia. FARC members also killed three persons, wounded 14, and kidnapped at least 27 others at a roadblock near Bogota. Four U.S. citizens and one Italian were among those kidnapped, as well as the acting president of the National Electoral Council (CNE) and his wife.

    Murder of U.S. Businessmen in Pakistan, November 12, 1997:
    Two unidentified gunmen shot to death four U.S. auditors from Union Texas Petroleum Corporation and their Pakistani driver after they drove away from the Sheraton Hotel in Karachi. The Islami Inqilabi Council, or Islamic Revolutionary Council, claimed responsibility in a call to the U.S. Consulate in Karachi. In a letter to Pakistani newspapers, the Aimal Khufia Action Committee also claimed responsibility.

    Yemeni Kidnappings, October 30, 1997:
    Al-Sha’if tribesmen kidnapped a U.S. businessman near Sanaa. The tribesmen sought the release of two fellow tribesmen who were arrested on smuggling charges and several public works projects they claim the government promised them. They released the hostage on November 27.<

    Israeli Shopping Mall Bombing, September 4, 1997:
    Three suicide bombers of HAMAS detonated bombs in the Ben Yehuda shopping mall in Jerusalem, killing eight persons, including the bombers, and wounding nearly 200 others. A dual U.S./Israeli citizen was among the dead, and 7 U.S. citizens were wounded.

    Hotel Nacional Bombing, July 12, 1997:
    A bomb exploded at the Hotel Nacional in Havana, injuring three persons and causing minor damage. A previously unknown group calling itself the Military Liberation Union claimed responsibility.

    FARC Kidnapping, March 7, 1997:
    FARC guerrillas kidnapped a U.S. mining employee and his Colombian colleague who were searching for gold in Colombia. On November 16, the rebels released the two hostages after receiving a $50,000 ransom.

    ELN Kidnapping, February 24, 1997:
    National Liberation Army (ELN) guerrillas kidnapped a U.S. citizen employed by a Las Vegas gold corporation who was scouting a gold mining operation in Colombia. The ELN demanded a ransom of $2.5 million.

    Empire State Building Sniper Attack, February 23, 1997:
    A Palestinian gunman opened fire on tourists at an observation deck atop the Empire State Building in New York City, killing a Danish national and wounding visitors from the United States, Argentina, Switzerland, and France before turning the gun on himself. A handwritten note carried by the gunman claimed this was a punishment attack against the "enemies of Palestine."

    Venezuelan Abduction, February 14, 1997:
    Six armed Colombian guerrillas kidnapped a US oil engineer and his Venezuelan pilot in Apure, Venezuela. The kidnappers released the Venezuelan pilot on 22 February. According to authorities, the FARC is responsible for the kidnapping.

    Egyptian Letter Bombs, January 2-13, 1997:
    A series of letter bombs with Alexandria, Egypt, postmarks were discovered at Al-Hayat newspaper bureaus in Washington, New York City, London, and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Three similar devices, also postmarked in Egypt, were found at a prison facility in Leavenworth, Kansas. Bomb disposal experts defused all the devices, but one detonated at the Al-Hayat office in London, injuring two security guards and causing minor damage.

    Tupac Amaru Seizure of Diplomats, December 17, 1996:
    Twenty-three members of the Tupac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA) took several hundred people hostage at a party given at the Japanese Ambassador's residence in Lima, Peru. Among the hostages were several US officials, foreign ambassadors and other diplomats, Peruvian Government officials, and Japanese businessmen. The group demanded the release of all MRTA members in prison and safe passage for them and the hostage takers. The terrorists released most of the hostages in December but held 81 Peruvians and Japanese citizens for several months.

    Abduction of US. Citizen by FARC, December 11, 1996:
    Five armed men claiming to be members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) kidnapped and later killed a U.S. geologist at a methane gas exploration site in La Guajira Department.

    Paris Subway Explosion, December 3, 1996:
    A bomb exploded aboard a Paris subway train as it arrived at the Port Royal station, killing two French nationals, a Moroccan, and a Canadian, and injuring 86 persons. Among those injured were one U.S. citizen and a Canadian. No one claimed responsibility for the attack, but Algerian extremists are suspected.

    Red Cross Worker Kidnappings, November 1, 1996:
    In Sudan a breakaway group from the Sudanese People's Liberation Army (SPLA) kidnapped three International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) workers, including a U.S. citizen, an Australian, and a Kenyan. On 9 December the rebels released the hostages in exchange for ICRC supplies and a health survey for their camp.

    PUK Kidnapping, September 13, 1996:
    In Iraq, Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) militants kidnapped four French workers for Pharmaciens Sans Frontieres, a Canadian United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) official, and two Iraqis.

    Sudanese Rebel Kidnapping, August 17, 1996:
    Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) rebels kidnapped six missionaries in Mapourdit, including a U.S. citizen, an Italian, three Australians, and a Sudanese. The SPLA released the hostages 11 days later.

    Khobar Towers Bombing, June 25, 1996:
    A fuel truck carrying a bomb exploded outside the US military's Khobar Towers housing facility in Dhahran, killing 19 U.S. military personnel and wounding 515 persons, including 240 U.S. personnel. Several groups claimed responsibility for the attack.

    Zekharya Attack, June 9, 1996:
    Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a car near Zekharya, killing a dual U.S./Israeli citizen and an Israeli. The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) was suspected.

    AID Worker Abduction, May 31, 1996:
    A gang of former Contra guerrillas kidnapped a U.S. employee of the Agency for International Development (AID) who was assisting with election preparations in rural northern Nicaragua. She was released unharmed the next day after members of the international commission overseeing the preparations intervened.

    West Bank Attack, May 13, 1996:
    Arab gunmen opened fire on a bus and a group of Yeshiva students near the Bet El settlement, killing a dual U.S./Israeli citizen and wounding three Israelis. No one claimed responsibility for the attack, but HAMAS was suspected.

    Dizengoff Center Bombing, March 4, 1996:
    HAMAS and the Palestine Islamic Jihad (PIJ) both claimed responsibility for a bombing outside of Tel Aviv's largest shopping mall that killed 20 persons and injured 75 others, including 2 U.S. citizens.

    HAMAS Bus Attack, February 26, 1996:
    In Jerusalem, a suicide bomber blew up a bus, killing 26 persons, including three U.S. citizens, and injuring some 80 persons, including three other US citizens.

    ELN Kidnapping, February 16, 1996:
    Six alleged National Liberation Army (ELN) guerrillas kidnapped a U.S. citizen in Colombia. After 9 months, the hostage was released.

    Athens Embassy Attack, February 15, 1996:
    Unidentified assailants fired a rocket at the U.S. Embassy compound in Athens, causing minor damage to three diplomatic vehicles and some surrounding buildings. Circumstances of the attack suggested it was an operation carried out by the 17 November group.

    IRA Bombing, February 9, 1996:
    An Irish Republican Army (IRA) bomb detonated in London, killing 2 persons and wounding more than 100 others, including 2 U.S. citizens.

    Tamil Tigers Attack, January 31, 1996:
    Members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) rammed an explosives-laden truck into the Central Bank in the heart of downtown Colombo, Sri Lanka, killing 90 civilians and injuring more than 1,400 others, including 2 US citizens.

    Kidnapping in Colombia, January 19, 1996:
    Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrillas kidnapped a US citizen and demanded a $1 million ransom. The hostage was released on May 22.

    Saudi Military Installation Attack, November 13, 1995:
    The Islamic Movement of Change planted a bomb in a Riyadh military compound that killed one U.S. citizen, several foreign national employees of the U.S. government, and over 40 others.

    Attack on U.S. Embassy in Moscow, September 13, 1995:
    A rocket-propelled grenade was fired through the window of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, ostensibly in retaliation for U.S. strikes on Serb positions in Bosnia.

    Jerusalem Bus Attack, August 21, 1995:
    HAMAS claimed responsibility for the detonation of a bomb that killed 6 and injured over 100 persons, including several U.S. citizens.

    Kashmiri Hostage-taking, July 4, 1995:
    In India six foreigners, including two U.S. citizens, were taken hostage by Al-Faran, a Kashmiri separatist group. One non-U.S. hostage was later found beheaded.

    Bombing of the Federal Building in Oklahoma City, April 19, 1995:
    Right-wing extremists Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols destroyed the Federal Building in Oklahoma City with a massive truck bomb that killed 166 and injured hundreds more in what was up to then the largest terrorist attack on American soil.

    Attack on U.S. Diplomats in Pakistan, March 8, 1995:
    Two unidentified gunmen killed two U.S. diplomats and wounded a third in Karachi, Pakistan.

    FARC Hostage-taking, September 23, 1994:
    FARC rebels kidnapped U.S. citizen Thomas Hargrove in Colombia.

    Hebron Massacre, February 25, 1994:
    Jewish right-wing extremist and U.S. citizen Baruch Goldstein machine-gunned Moslem worshippers at a mosque in West Bank town of Hebron, killing 29 and wounding about 150.

    Attempted Assassination of President Bush by Iraqi Agents, April 14, 1993:
    The Iraqi intelligence service attempted to assassinate former U.S. President George Bush during a visit to Kuwait. In retaliation, the U.S. launched a cruise missile attack 2 months later on the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

    World Trade Center Bombing, February 26, 1993:
    The World Trade Center in New York City was badly damaged when a car bomb planted by Islamic terrorists exploded in an underground garage. The bomb left 6 people dead and 1,000 injured. The men carrying out the attack were followers of Umar Abd al-Rahman, an Egyptian cleric who preached in the New York City area.

    Kidnappings of U.S. Citizens in Colombia, January 31, 1993:
    Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) terrorists kidnapped three U.S. missionaries.

    • Kwa85

      So what?

      • d1stewart

        I think you mean, “What difference, at this point, does it make?”

        • Kwa85

          Do I?

  • http://www.facebook.com/richard.meyer.564 Richard Meyer

    Bush never blamed any attacks on Youtube videos. He didn’t make up fake reasons or deny rescue forces that were willing and able to go and help.

    • http://www.facebook.com/jess.manuel.5 Jess Manuel

      Bush accused Saddam Hussein in cahoots with Al Qaeda (FALSE)

      Bush said there were WMDs in Iraq (FALSE)

      Bush refused to send troops to Tora Bora in Afghanistan to capture Bin Laden.

      Six months after 9/11, Bush said he doesn’t care much about the whereabouts of Bin Laden.

      • raykinsella

        Wrong…Bush along with Bill & Hilary Clinton among other very prominent libs had access to CIA intelligence that said WMD’s existed in Iraq, and they all agreed. Not to mention, several other foreign intelligence services had the same info. All agreed that this threat must be confronted, and being the leader and liberator of the free world, the US led the charge.

        Regarding Bin Laden, Clinton had him cornered and let him go…perhaps 9/11 would never had happened if he had acted on the opportunity!

        • Lady Willpower

          So Republicans wanted war in Iraq because Bill and Hillary thought it was a good idea? Yeah, that makes perfect sense. They’ve always taken the Clintons’ lead before.

          • d1stewart

            You’re a sloppy reader. Give it another go. He did not use the word “because,” or refer to taking the Clintons’ lead. Distorting what someone said in order to score a cheap rhetorical point doesn’t score the point and isn’t honest.

        • Kwa85

          You sorely need a lesson in history my friend. Consult any fact check site to reveal that no, Bill Clinton did not let Bin Laden go. It’s a redumblicam myth that has long been dispelled. Read Richard A. Clarke’s book “Against all enemies …” which makes this clear.

      • d1stewart

        Jess, you might want to actually approach responses to people with some clue as to what the facts are.

        Bush didn’t say Hussein was working with Al Qaeda.

        Bush said there were WMD in Iraq, and there were–though not in the profusion that previous inspections had found them, that the previous president (Clinton) said there were, that the CIA said there were, that German, French, British, and Israeli intel said there were, that the Democratic congressional leadership said there were.

        The Battle of Tora Bora

        “The Battle of Tora Bora was a military engagement that took place in Afghanistan from December 12, 2001 to December 17, 2001, during the opening stages of the War in Afghanistan launched by the United States following the September 11 attacks. The U.S. and its allies believed that Osama bin Laden, the founder of al-Qaeda, was hiding in the mountains at Tora Bora. The allied forces overran Taliban and al-Qaeda positions and heard bin Laden’s voice in intercepted radio transmissions several times, but they failed to kill or capture him. Bin Laden escaped to the Federated Tribal Areas of Pakistan.” That’s easy to find–it’s from Wikipedia. You do know you can’t have a Battle of Tora Bora without troops at Tora Bora, right? Meaning Bush didn’t refuse to send troops to Tora Bora. You have to stop once in a while before stating something you believe only because you think you heard something like it.

        Bush never said he didn’t care much about the whereabouts of Bin Laden. He cared enough to engage in the intel operation to find Bin Laden that Obama was able to capitalize on once he was in office. You should thank Bush, not make up things you wish he said but which he did not say.

        • Ron Bradley

          d1stewart sorry but you’re dead wrong on this one and I’m call you out on it Bush did really say that, how do I know? because I sat and watch his speech, when he was asked if he knew the whereabouts of Bin Laden he said (I don’t know where he is and I’m not concerned) direct qoute from him and this is a fact

          • d1stewart

            “Deep in my heart I know that he’s on the run if he’s alive at all. And, ah, who knows if he’s hiding in some cave or not? We haven’t heard from him in some time. And the idea of focusing on one person is, ah, really indicates to me people don’t understand the scope of the mission. Terror is bigger than one person. And he’s a person who’s now been marginalized. His network, his host government has been destroyed. Um, he’s the ultimate parasite who found a weakness, and exploited it. He is — as I mentioned in my speech, I do mention the fact that this is a fellow who is willing to commit youngsters to their death and he, himself, tries to hide — if, in fact, he’s hiding at all. I don’t know where he is. Nor do I, you know, I just don’t spend that much time on it. Kelly, to be honest with you, I’m, I’m more worried about making sure that our soldiers are well supplied, that the strategy is clear, that the coalition is strong, that when we that when we find enemy bunched up like we did in Shahikot Mountains, that the military has all the support it needs to go in and do the job, which they did. Well, as I say, we haven’t heard much from him. And I wouldn’t necessarily say he’s at the center of any command structure. And, again, I don’t know where he is. I — I’ll repeat what I said. I truly am not that concerned about him. I know he is on the run. I was concerned about him, when he had taken over a country. I was concerned about the fact that he was basically running Afghanistan and calling the shots for the Taliban.”

            Now, that’s a direct quotation. It gives quite a different meaning than paraphrasing him falsely and misquoting him out of context.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rmeyners Rusty Meyners

    So, because I have a few accidents on my record, the headline here would read “Four Chappaquiddicks”.

  • http://www.facebook.com/mr.tapeguy Craig Berlin

    Hank, I know there are those desperate to draw an equivalency but they really aren’t the same.

    Why? Perhaps because there is a difference.

    Don’t get me wrong – almost all criticism of one side or the other is partisan. NEITHER party likes to call out its own. The key is differentiating between what is legit and what is not. Which is “more” partisan – Fox covering the story and asking legitimate questions or MSNBC ignoring it altogether, followed by claims that there is nothing to see?

    Let’s look at the facts in a nonpartisan manner, that’s what I always try to do and remember, I’ve never voted for a prominent Republican.

    Let’s give “credit” where credit is due:

    There have actually been 44 attacks in the last 52 years with the majority of the casualties being local, not American and not an Ambassador in several decades. Few embassy attacks resulting in American loss of life and most were car and or suicide bombings.

    But most importantly, NONE of the attacks came after Embassies begging for more security, or in the case of Benghazi, did not meet the lawful requirements of an Embassy outpost. NONE of the attacks resulting in 10 hours of fight by American security forces waiting on support only to have the support told to stand down right before they boarded the plan. NONE of the attacks resulted in an aftermath of mass fraud, lying and coverup beginning with removing all intelligence naming those responsible and replacing with a politically driven absurd narrative about something which had nothing to do with it.

    Out of 44 attacks only ONE.

    We have attacks on missions overseas all the time – almost yearly. DUH – people attack us. Lone gunman, car bombs, suicide attacks and sometimes even planned terrorist attacks as in Benghazi. It is not President Obama or Hilary Clinton’s fault that we were attacked. In this case it is apparently the disregard for requested security before and coverup after that is relevant. The truth matters and the motive for lying matters.

    And Gregory Hicks was an on the ground eye witness but after he was critical of the false narrative the Admin was promoting he was demoted to a desk job. The Accountability Review Board didn’t talk to anyone directly involved and didn’t talk to Hilary Clinton AT ALL. What kind of investigation is that??

    The outrage is because they were told that they needed more security…the crime is that they then attempted to cover it up with the election looming. The hypocrisy is most of the major news outlets ignored the hearing about four Americans dying unlike when some bumbling burglars break into the Watergate hotel. Hell, during the last Benghazi hearings MSNBC gave more coverage to the anniversary of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell.

    There is not ONE credible source of intel that told the state dept. or the administration that these attacks were incited by a video. Not ONE.

    Do you think it’s OK that they mislead the American people?

    • http://www.facebook.com/richard.meyer.564 Richard Meyer

      Excellent post.

    • i_a_c

      Not a single one of your all-caps NONEs has a basis in reality, because nobody cared enough about any other attack to hold endless hearings on it and find out. We have no idea if any of them asked for more security or were understaffed (and, granted, the Benghazi compound was).

      And if there was a cover-up, could someone give me a political motive? I mean, the facts came out in a week, and the president was reelected anyway, so it must not have been so important to the election after all. As far as I have read, there were also legitimate issues with need-to-know and ongoing investigations/operations taking place.

      And yes, I know about the inter-departmental debate over the talking points and what happened at the State Department. I’m not terribly stunned by their territorial behavior, either.

      • raykinsella

        In fortunately for you, Obama was still trumpeting the video a full 2 weeks after the attack when he addressed the United Nations. Did he really think anyone believed that? I guess you did! It’s not even a question as to whether there was a cover up. It now time to discover the who, what, when and why.

        Here’s a thought….perhaps the attack highlighted Obama’s foreign policy failures. Egypt was under the radical Muslim Brotherhood, a vacuum in Libya was allowing further proliferation of Muslim radicals. And the attack contradicted Obama’s message that Al Qaeda was “on th run”. If all that was illuminated less than 2 months before the election?? Who knows? Maybe we would be arguing about President Romney!

        • Kwa85

          Thank you for your opinion, misguided and misdirected as it is my friend. And pray tell me, in your opinion what was actually “covered up” again and what would have been different if what you allege was “covered up” was in fact “covered up”?

        • i_a_c

          The video did cause protests and violence, particularly in Cairo where protesters tried to scale the walls of the embassy. Nowhere in that speech to the UN did the president attribute the attack on Benghazi to the video. And, may I remind you, the Benghazi compound was not an embassy.

          There are no words that excuse the killing of innocents. There is no video that justifies an attack on an embassy. There is no slander that provides an excuse for people to burn a restaurant in Lebanon, or destroy a school in Tunis, or cause death and destruction in Pakistan.

          All of those facts did come out. And the president was reelected. Too bad for you.

          • http://www.facebook.com/angel.brom Angel Cagle

            Too bad for us all.

  • http://www.facebook.com/brianfkirk Brian Kirk

    The difference is the Bush administration didn’t blame an unrelated YouTube video. They weren’t afraid to call a man-made catastrophe terrorism. The criticism about Benghazi isn’t so much that it happened. It was that a.) the admin didn’t send help b.) the admin denied it was terror

    • Lady Willpower

      “They weren’t afraid to call a man-made catastrophe terrorism.”

      So calling it an “act of terror” the next day doesn’t count? Or are you guys still pretending that didn’t happen?

      • Kwa85

        And O repeated this again on 9/13 at a speech in Colorado and again in Nevada on 9/14;

        “As for the ones we lost last night: I want to assure you, we will bring their killers to justice,” Obama said at a campaign event in Nevada. “And we want to send a message all around the world — anybody who would do us harm: No act of terror will dim the light of the values that we proudly shine on the rest of the world, and no act of violence will shake the resolve of the United States of America.”

        • raykinsella

          I hate to be lazy and repost my previous comment, but sometimes people just needed it repeated before it sinks in…so here goes;

          Sorry…you might think its the same, but semantics matter, especially I politics. Speaking broadly of “acts of terror” is not the same as saying “4 Americans including an Ambassador, were murdered in an Al Qaeda related attack”. That, my friend, is how you state the facts! To say otherwise, is purposefully ambiguous and deceitful

          • Kwa85

            Unfortunately for you and your misguided superiority complex my friend, your opinion is not a fact. However please feel free to consult the fact checker site Politifact under the heading “Romney said it took Obama 14 days to call Benghazi an act of terror” for the real facts. This will adjudicate the political spin which is both yours and mine my friend.

      • Overwhelmingryan

        Conservatives have never been very concerned with reality.

        • raykinsella

          We are not concerned with it because we live in it! What we’re concerned about is preserving the freedoms and opportunies for the future!

          • Overwhelmingryan

            I’m fatally allergic to empty rhetoric.

          • Lady Willpower

            FREEDOM!

          • d1stewart

            Autoimmune problem, eh?

          • raykinsella

            If that’s all it takes to wash our shores clean of the self serving, feel good liberal policies and their brainwashed supporters….I’ll happily sacrifice myself for all the freedom loving capitalists and spew patriotic rhetoric at you till you’re peacefully at rest!

          • Kwa85

            Yes. Please. Sacrifice yourself.

      • http://www.facebook.com/richard.meyer.564 Richard Meyer

        They did not call it an act of terror the next day. Obama referred ellipitically to “acts of terror” in the same speech as mentioning Benghazi.

        • Lady Willpower

          “So what I want all of you to know is that we are going to bring those who killed our fellow Americans to justice. I want people around the world to hear me: To all those who would do us harm, no act of terror will go unpunished.”

          So he talks about Benghazi and says how we won’t be cowed by acts of terror, but he wasn’t referring to Benghazi? How can you even stand saying something so ridiculous?

          Whatever gets you through the night, dude.

          • raykinsella

            Sorry…you might think its the same, but semantics matter, especially I politics. Speaking broadly of “acts of terror” is not the same as saying “4 Americans including an Ambassador, were murdered in an Al Qaeda related attack”. That, my friend, is how you state the facts! To say otherwise, is purposefully ambiguous and deceitful.

          • Kwa85

            Your opinion of how to state facts is is not a fact my friend. Especially so in the art of politics.

      • http://www.facebook.com/angel.brom Angel Cagle

        He made a reference to terror, but not once did he call it an act of terror. Big difference. Liberals are the ones who don’t concern themselves with reality.

        • Lady Willpower

          I bet you’re the kind of whiner who made fun of Bill Clinton parsing the meaning of the word “is” aren’t you?
          And yet here you are, parsing the absolute fuck out of a very clear statement from the president.
          Spinning bullshit into gold for your own political purposes. Yawn.

  • FifthGenHoustonian

    Mr. Cesca, for a party that preaches tolerance, your language and absolute disgust at people with ‘other’ views is shameful and hypocritical. To choose journalism as a profession and result to being just another angry blogger is the worst condemnation you could have done. Prayers to your family.

    • jewelbomb

      What’s wrong with showing a little disgust towards people with disgusting views? Seems pretty logical.

    • Lady Willpower

      Go pray with your own family, and get off the internet if you can’t handle it.

  • Chris Cornelius

    Dear right wingers just because you can’t win an election with votes. You have to resort to other ways of eliminating your competitors. Where was you’re outrage when 13 times the embassies were attacked and a lot of Americans were killed. Nice try but if you have nothing positive to contribute don’t bother.

  • PeteRFNY

    This is ‘how to write an article like an idiot’ 101. If you want to compare apples to oranges to play a moronic game of “gotcha” go ahead. Every one of the attacks listed above happened without warning or any time for a help request to be sent. There were hours between the initial attack and the eventual mortar attack that ended with lives being lost. There was enough time for some form of help to be sent – except orders were sent to stand down (from the tooth fairy, I guess) – then people tripped over themselves to cover up what happened and why.

    So you can keep trying to deflect this mess by connecting un-connectable dots or calling it a witch hunt, but at the very least stop being disingenuous: if something like THIS had happened under Bush’s watch (not the surprise attacks listed in the article) dogmatic wonks like Bob Cesca would have been screaming bloody murder.

    • villemar

      Impeach or STFU.

      • raykinsella

        No…that’s too easy. We’re gonna make you suffer by slowly exposing the lies and incompetence of Obama, Hilary and their charges. This purification may free you from the enslavement and ignorance perpetrated onto you by the “well meaning”, but self serving liberal agenda.

    • Lady Willpower

      “…if something like THIS had happened under Bush’s watch”

      Something like, oh I don’t know, 9/11 maybe? I know Dick Cheney likes to pretend that one didn’t happen, but I can assure you it did.

      • raykinsella

        There was a rather lengthy investigation into the 9/11 attacks…you can even buy the book! Did you somehow not hear about it…most everyone else on he world did. Perhaps you’re waiting for it to be delivered with your welfare check, food stamps, disability check and DNC membership card.

        • Lady Willpower

          Go fuck yourself, racist.

          • raykinsella

            Finally…the last liberal refuge, I’m a racist…it would be almost funny if it wasn’t so sad. Like racism, and the accusation of, is only more evidence of your ignorance. For this, I’m sad for you. But please know…help and enlightenment is readily available!

          • Lady Willpower

            I never called you a name until you accused me of being on welfare and food stamps. Don’t pretend you’re all decent and respectful.

          • raykinsella

            I apologize…it was a break from proper decorum.

          • Kwa85

            No, it just shows the facade is indeed a facade.

          • Gib74

            Yup, ‘tolerance’….

          • Lady Willpower

            Oh please with your concern trolling shit. This creep accused me of being on welfare and food stamps, only because I’m black. I don’t have to be tolerant of bigots.

        • http://www.facebook.com/jess.manuel.5 Jess Manuel

          Indeed, there was an investigation into the 9/11 attacks. And they found out that the Bush Administration ignore all the warnings that Osama Bin Laden is going to attack the U.S.

          • Lady Willpower

            Shhh, they’re still trying to blame Bill Clinton for it.

        • Kwa85

          Lol you just shot yourself in the foot. Go read Richard A Clarke’s book “Against all enemies …” which eviscerated Bush and his mate Cheney.

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Douglas-Jones/1039564193 Douglas Jones

      This line of attacking the Administration makes me furious. It is despicable and anti-American. What could the dark motivation possibly be for the Administration or its Agencies to not send military help to Bengazi if it was possible to do so in a timely manner and if doing so did not endanger other personnel?

      Oh, that’s right, I forgot, Obama secretly worships Islam and hates America. What other reason could there be? Right, bigot?

      Do you have proof that the many dozens of attempted and successful killings of Americans in recent decades were all complete “surprise attacks” with zero intelligence suggesting the possibility of an attack? No, you absolutely don’t, so that’s a lie.

      When 241 (!!!) Marines were killed in the barracks bombing in Lebanon under Reagan’s watch, did the Democrats rake the President and his agencies over the coals for nearly a year? Not as I recall. See, back then, Americans saw incidents like these as ones where we shared the responsibility and the grief. We didn’t see the need to turn the tragedy into a prolonged, craven, explicitly divisive political attack.

      • d1stewart

        Oddly, the only person to make the claim that there could be no other reason but that Obama worships Islam and hates America is you. Everyone you’re responding to has given substantive reasons that are not the only reasons you can imagine, and for which you call someone who said nothing bigoted, “bigot.”

        Unless you’re aware of Reagan intentionally failing to do what could be done immediately during the Lebanon barracks bombing and its aftermath, fabricating a cause for the bombing, lying to the public about it, and politically attacking those who disputed and refuted the president’s lies–and you’re not aware of those things, because they didn’t happen and Reagan didn’t do it–you’ve failed utterly in your comparison. But then your point is only to indulge in your hate and to justify the unjustifiable. That is craven and explicitly divisive.

      • PeteRFNY

        Funny – I don’t recall there being hours between the truck driving up to the Marine barracks and the bomb going off where the Marines had time to scramble into action first (they would not have needed to call for backup). If you guys want to keep making loose comparisons, connecting dots that do not connect and playing race baiting games to deflect the utter incompetence and malfeasance of this administration, go ahead. But you can’t make the sky green just because you say it is. That’s not how reality works.

  • XLancer

    (DIABOLICAL JOURNALISM)

  • http://twitter.com/JTShroyer JT Shroyer

    The main reason Republicans are politicizing Benghazi is because that is the only thing they can use against Hillary Clinton. But let us remember:
    1. More people died from Embassy attacks during Bush’s Administration
    2. The non-partisan Accountability Review Board did *NOT* find Hillary responsible for what happened in Benghazi
    3. We have had a total of 20 Accountability Review Boards throughout our history because security overseas is never 100%
    4. Hillary implemented all of the recommendations the Accountability Review Board set forth
    5. The biggest security failure, 9/11, happened under a Republican Administration
    6.Republicans cut millions in funding for “EMBASSY SECURITY”
    The bottom line is: those who decide to pursue careers in diplomatic work know the risks. Obviously we try to do everything we can to make sure our Embassies are secure, but Embassy security is NEVER 100%.
    Hillary Clinton was not found responsible for the Benghazi attacks according to the non-partasian Accountability Review Board, and she implemented all of their recommendations. This is not the first, nor the last, Embassy attack that will result in the death of American lives. Remember — we had more people die in Embassy attacks during Bush’s Administration.
    It’s truly sickening that Republicans are playing politics with a tragedy like this. They must really be scared of Hillary in 2016.

    • raykinsella

      The Accountability Review Board didn’t even interview Hilary or any survivors of the attack! Of course they didn’t need to, their report was basically written for them by the administration. Now that’s some streamlined government in action! Who cares if its not exactly truthful??

      • Kwa85

        That is good Republican spin but unfortunately for you it is not true. You need to update yourself on what Pickering and Mullen (both good Republicans, one a retired ambassador and the other a former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff) are currently saying refuting the latest spin from Issa’s waste of time efforts to uncover a “cover up” that doesn’t exist.

      • Kwa85

        Also, did you actually read the report? It is harshly critical of the State Department (but then again, you would have noticed this if you had in fact read it).

  • oldfox

    The “alleged whistleblower” was the DCM, Deputy Chief of Mission, the highest professional, non-politically appointed Foreign Service Officer. I seem to remember Mr. Chalabi and “CurveBall” bamboozling the Bush Admin. pretty badly, so bad that you lot called Bush/Cheney/Rice/Powell liars for months, but our guys owned up to it. They didn’t send out an out-of-the-loop woman on a fool’s errand to repeat a totally fabricated story five times to cover up that they were bamboozled by a tiny cell of flea-bitten camel jockeys without so much as a GED diploma!

    • jewelbomb

      ” flea-bitten camel jockeys”…really, you old fuck? Is that how you think? The world will be a much better place once bigots like you die off once and for all.

  • Rujax

    All this is is the “OMG We’ve Got To Stop Hillary Somehow Dog and Pony Show” led by the car thief Darrell Issa. Couldn’t you guys get a more credible “sleuth”??? HEY!!! Maybe Sanford will do it!!! That’ll be better. Yes, it will.

  • http://twitter.com/JTShroyer JT Shroyer

    The reason Republicans are politicizing Benghazi is because that is the only thing they can use against Hillary Clinton. But let us remember:
    1. More Americans died from Embassy attacks during Bush’s Administration
    2. The non-partisan Accountability Review Board did NOT find Hillary responsible for what happened in Benghazi
    3. We have had numerous Accountability Review Boards throughout our history because security overseas is never 100%
    4. Hillary implemented all of the recommendations the Accountability Review Board set forth
    5. The biggest security failure, 9/11, happened under a Republican Administration
    6. Republicans cut millions in funding for “EMBASSY SECURITY”
    The bottom line is: those who decide to pursue careers in diplomatic work know the risks. Obviously we try to do everything we can to make sure our Embassy’s are secure, but Embassy security is NEVER 100%.
    Hillary Clinton was not found responsible for the Benghazi attacks according to the non-partasian Accountability Review Board, and she implemented all of their recommendations. This is not the first, nor the last, Embassy attack that will result in the death of American lives. Remember — we had more Americans die in Embassy attacks during Bush’s Administration.
    It’s truly sickening that Republicans are playing politics with a tragedy like this. They must really be scared of Hillary in 2016.

  • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

    The difference is lying about the REAL reasons for the attacks and denying help when it was requested several times and readily available, but thanks for playing anyway.

    • David Morales

      Just like when Bush was warned about Osama? We don’t need reasons about why we were attack. Why was the help denied? Play with yourself.

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1102699074 Gregory Pennington

      Another clown who didn’t read the article or understand what he read.

      • Lady Willpower

        Finga’s a dedicated racist, so don’t bother engaging.

  • lburkefiles

    I do not fault either administration for the attacks. The attacks have and will continue to occur no matter who is in power. What troubles me is the spin that both parties thought necessary. The democrats trying a bad dance to minimize administration blame and only succeeding in making it worse or the republicans whipping this up to a fever pitch. Too many lessons that could be learned will be lost with this continued level of bi-partisan BS.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Noelle-Westenberger/1751450948 Noelle Westenberger

    Of all these how many of them asked for help beforehand, and how many if any did Bush get a call he ignored, most important how many did he lie about saying they were caused because of something like a video on YouTube?

    • Lady Willpower

      I see. Unless somebody mentions a (possible) YouTube connection it doesn’t count.

    • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

      Honey, Bush ignored the warnings prior to 9/11. Obama has ignored exactly nothing.

      THAT is the “call” that BUSH received, and ignored.

  • Tell the Whole Story

    You are missing the whole point. There are several different layers that the USA went off the rails over Benghazi. 1.Special ops in Tripoli were on there way out the door to backup those in Benghazi and were told to “stand down”. WHY?? 2. From the night of the attack it was a known terrorist attack yet they changed or deleted the terrorist fact in the talking points given to Susan Rice. They knew it wasn’t a stupid YouTube video yet they kept saying it was for weeks!! WHY?? 3. The security forces were reduced from 19 to 4 in Aug. after the English Ambassador was attacked while in traffic and our guys rescued him! England pulled their people out of Libya as did the Red Cross due to it being too dangerous. WHY? Why was our security reduced against the Security Chief in Libya’s advisement!! WHY?? We have been attacked by al-Qaida and their ilk over and over in the past as in the 13 events you mention. They hate us, but in those cases it was not a NINE HOUR gun and mortar fight. Do you want the truth or what??

    • villemar

      Impeach or STFU.

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1102699074 Gregory Pennington

      So you want to send 4 SPEC OPS who were not ready for combat into a situation were we had no accurate intel? Yea and what would you and the clowns be saying today when it end like Black Hawk Down? And it was not known to be a terror attack. All over the Middle East they were protesting the video.

  • Lady Willpower

    Wow, somebody really lit the Wingnut Bat-Signal yesterday, didn’t they?

    And still, not a one of these fools can answer the simple question:
    Why didn’t FOX NEWS care about any of these other attacks?

    • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

      The difference is lying about the REAL reasons for the attacks and
      denying help when it was requested several times and readily available,
      but thanks for being an uninformed voter anyway.

      • jewelbomb

        It was a developing situation. The facts of the story came out a week later and you knowing “the real” cause at the moment it was happening would have changed nothing. There is no credible evidence that anyone was denied help during the attack despite what Shawn Hannity may be telling you. At most the Obama administration is guilty of bad messaging immediately after the events. BIG. FUCKING.DEAL.

      • Lady Willpower

        Being wrong about something is not the same as lying.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Brett-Greshko/1678181441 Brett Greshko

    The problem with this article is that simply stating attacks on embassies or consulates does not constitute it being on the same level with the Benghazi attacks. The problem with Benghazi was not that the consulate was attacked. The problem was the administrations reaction to the attacks (or lack thereof), and the subsequent attempt to portray it as a protest in reaction to a you-tube video rather than a coordinated attack of terrorism, as well as misleading about it during the presidential debates.

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Brett-Greshko/1678181441 Brett Greshko

      And lets not just blame FOX for not covering these stories. The truth is that neither MSNBC or any other media outlet covered them with blame pointing on the Bush administration. As someone who was very anti-Bush, I know full well that the media would never have missed a chance to lambast him if the opportunity was there. These attacks were simply not relevant to how an administration handles them.

  • rob black

    Holy crap! Smells like somebody left the link door open at Huffpo and herd? surfeit? of commenting skunks invaded this place…..
    Shew skunks! Back to World Net Daily..or Drudge with you….

    • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

      Bob posted this piece on Huffpo today.

  • http://www.facebook.com/rebeccaraydooley Rebecca Ray Dooley

    Just an interesting observation: The liberal voices here can’t seem to form a comment without some sort of expletive and temper tantrum-esk rant in their posts.

    • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

      “interesting”? Are the lies and expletives, and temper “tantrum-esk rant” coming from the wingnuts on this thread also “interesting”?

      I thought not.

      Checked out your FB page. An anti-choicer is what you are. And you, Rebecca-Dooley-the-concern-troll, are not at all interesting.

    • jewelbomb

      Fuck. Just fuck.

    • http://twitter.com/MrsSheaWong shea wong

      Concern troll is concerned.

  • Anonymous

    You’re an idiot. None of these attacks followed repeated warnings from within the intelligence community, not one at an embassy that had begged for more security and been told to eat cake, almost none of them involved US citizen casualties, and not a single one was immediately followed by a disgusting election-year cover-up as the president and his administration knowingly and repeatedly lied about the events. It’s sadly unsurprising that these glaring differences would be lost on another Obamazombie.

    • i_a_c

      We don’t know whether there were repeated warnings or requests for security during any of the other attacks because nobody cared enough to ask. The only reason we know anything about security at the Benghazi compound was because it received so much scrutiny in the first place.

      And your “cover-up” lasted all of a week. It must not have been so vital to the election after all.

    • Lady Willpower

      “None of these attacks followed repeated warnings from within the intelligence community…”

      This comment was written by someone from an alternate universe, one where 9/11 never happened.

  • missingleader

    Bush was not a braniac, but Obama is a court jester at best.

    • Lady Willpower

      Yeah, they’ll let just about anyone become a professor at Harvard these days.

      • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

        Same way they’ll give just about anybody a Nobel Peace Prize these days.

        • Lady Willpower

          Weak.

  • Driver996

    I believe you are posting propaganda.

    Only ONE of the actions represented in the article took place inside a US Embassy or Consulate. That would be May 12, 2003. Every other instance took place outside the compound. No security breach. None, save the Riyadh attack, and then, immediate hostage rescue too place.

    • i_a_c

      What’s the point of this distinction?

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

        The difference between Benghazi and these attacks are threefold. This issue hasn’t gained traction because the attack happened but for other reasons.

        1) The repeated requests for increased security from the Ambassador to the DoS that were turned down.

        2) The fact that this was not a quick drive by attack with gunmen or truck bomb which is very hard to prevent in a foreign country that is not overtly friendly with the US. The Benghazi attack lasted throughout the night and the questions are:
        Were there adequate quick response forces for a situation like this, and were said teams called to react or not and why or why not?
        Who was in overall command, is the command structure working, was it a personnel failure and who was it?
        Is response protocol adequate and if not, whose fault is that?

        Point I am trying to make here is that the other attacks were similar to that you are gardening in your front lawn and someone drives by real fast and unloads for 20 seconds and then drives away. The Benghazi attack was more of a case you were in the house and the bad guys show and start gunfight. You call for the police and the police don’t show up until two hours later while the gun battle is going on for those two hours.

        3) It appears that the President and his administration either were not sure of the reason for the attack or had substantial evidence that it was a planned terrorist attack and then tried to either mislead or downplay the terrorist element and let people believe it was caused by a random protest in reaction to a poorly made YouTube video.

        Terrorist attacks will happen, especially in foreign countries with elements of the population very hostile to the US. I don’t blame Obama for the attack happening on his watch. I do want to know if it could have been prevented, why increased security requests were turned down, whether a quick action force was in a position to respond and if so, why did it not, and also, even in the scenario that they have no idea if it was a planned terrorist attack or not, and why did his Admin try to make it seem like the Benghazi attack was related to the Egyptian protests based on the YouTube video.

        • i_a_c

          None of the above listed incidents got one-tenth of the scrutiny that Benghazi has gotten. Nobody asked about the security protocols in place, nobody asked about whether the attack was preventable, nobody asked for a minute-by-minute timeline of events, etc. There is no way to tell whether the Benghazi attack was any more or less predictable than any of the attacks listed above because nobody cared enough to ask. The only reason we know four-fifths of the Benghazi story is because it received so much scrutiny in the first place, before anyone knew about the CIA talking points or the tick-tock. Nobody cared about the other four-fifths of the story in any of the other events.

          As I said below, I grant the bad judgment in security prior to the attacks. It seems as if mistakes were made, and hopefully it’s handled more judiciously in the future. I very much doubt the situation was as simple as “send in military right away.” They had practically no idea what they would be getting into, and diving in head first would have been incredibly risky at the very least. I don’t know why the CIA talking points were wrong, and frankly, I don’t care–the story is well known by now. Whatever mistakes or errors or otherwise that led to the story about the video and the Cairo protests lasted all of a week. My guess is that the CIA is not going to tell anybody why they made the determinations they did.

          • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

            Honestly, I think this issue wouldn’t have received so much attention if the Admin hadn’t tried to downplay the terrorist element or try to advance the video narrative. I would have preferred Obama go into the Rose Garden and say we do not know whether this was a separate, planned terror attack or if this is related to the protests throughout several Mideast cities in response to a private video.

          • i_a_c

            Could be. It left a lot of egg on Susan Rice’s face. I suspect we’ll never know the reason why the talking points were what they were. Not because of some cover-up, but because a lot of the stuff going on at the Benghazi compound was highly classified, and of course the CIA is not going to go into great detail about intelligence gathering. If I had to make one guess as to why the information about al-Qaeda may have been withheld on purpose (for practical reasons), it would be that there was some kind of ongoing operation or investigation, and they didn’t want to tip anybody off. Don’t know; all we can do is speculate. As far as I’m concerned, the story was straightened out relatively quickly and I don’t much care why it wasn’t straight in the first place.

          • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

            Using the actual facts could potentially have sunk Obama’s chances in he 2012 election. As it was, pushing the bogus story embarrassed the president of Libya, who publicly related the actual fact that it was pre-planned. Which in turn made him distrustful of the proven untrustworthy Obama administration, and he wouldn’t let investigators in the country for a couple of weeks. Which, in turn, created a lot of space between the people that are responsible for the attack and the investigators.

          • i_a_c

            Using the actual facts could potentially have sunk Obama’s chances in he 2012 election.

            Yeah, because when the facts came out a week later, Romney totally trounced Obama. *eyeroll*

          • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

            And nobody deliberately tried to cover up the real reason for the attacks. They weren’t “mistakes” or “errors”. It was a willful attempt to mischaracterize the attack as spontaneous and unrelated to Obama’s entirely failed middle east policy for purely political reasons.

            “They had practically no idea what they would be getting into, and diving in head first would have been incredibly risky at the very least.”

            And we wouldn’t want our military to take any risks while trying to save American lives, right?

          • i_a_c

            Bullshit. The story about a video-provoked attack was in the CIA talking points from the very first version. And you’re going to need to provide actual evidence that it was done for political reasons or you’re just dabbling in conspiracy theories.

            And yeah, just send the military into God-knows-what with no plan and risk even more American lives. The hell is wrong with you?

      • Driver996

        Because the article says: “The Benghazi attacks (the consulate and the CIA compound) are absolutely not unprecedented even though they’re being treated that way by Republican…:” in reference to the state department security in place at the embassies when only one of the mentioned actions breached the security perimeter. There is no comparison except that the attackers were ‘extremists’.

        • i_a_c

          The other comparison, of course, is that US diplomatic assets were attacked, and people died. Even under your narrow circumstances, you already said that one of these attacks constituted a security breach. Each event is unique as to the specific series of events, but as far the outcome is concerned (dead people), it’s a distinction without a difference. I fail to understand why distinguishing between whether security was breached or not is relevant to the conversation.

  • jp

    Can you honestly not discern the difference between attacks against American consulates/interests like those discussed in this article which occurred “on Bush’s watch” and the attack in Benghazi in September 2011? I defy you to find one example of an attack on a US consulate or related entity where consulate staff had repeatedly requested additional security resources (which said requests were denied) prior to the attack; where there had been repeated warnings from the host nation, our own intelligence services, and other foreign nations of significant terrorist activity in city of the consulate; where a 12 hour battle occurred during which time military assets in the area were not called upon; where four special operations troops in a city nearby were told to “stand down” and not get on a plane headed to the site of the attack despite the fact that at the time, no one knew how long the battle would continue; where the consulate is literally destroyed; where an ambassador is killed; where post attack the CIA’s talking points (specifically indicating a belief that the attack was the result of coordinated campaign by Islamic fundamentalist sympathizers) were deliberately revised to be completely devoid of any reference to Islamic fundamentalists or a terror attack; where said talking points were than revised to maintain that the motivation of the attack was an event for which there was no (and still is no) corroborating evidence; where the Ambassador to the UN embarks on a deliberate campaign (reiterated by the Secretary of State AND the POTUS himself for weeks) to advise the entire world that the attack was the result of a “spontaneous protest” based on some stupid internet video when all the evidence at that time literally suggested the exact opposite; where said mistruth may have had the effect of disenfranchising the host nation to the extent that they prevent the FBI from entering the country for 18 days while the crime scene remained unsecured; and where the investigation of the handling of the incident failed to interview the number two guy (Mr. Hicks in addition to several other key personnel on the ground that night who consistently voiced a desire to be heard and interviewed) in Libya the night of the attack and the SEC State; and where a presidential election was less than two months away….. This article is so misleading. the issue is not, as you suggest, about security of embassies and consulates in foreign nations, and about whether mccain, graham, or any other republican you loath intiatied an investiation…… i’m sure regardless of party line, that we can all agree that as long as we maintain consultates and embassies in volatile areas, and as long as fundamentalist islamic terrorists don’t like us, fertilzer bombs and suicide bombers will be deployed against us…. what you entirely fail to address in your article, and what exists today as the major objection to this whole situation by those who are not utterly blinded by party line and politics, is the pre-attack warnings, and the post-attack coverup. resources are scarce, mistakes are made – that i think Americans can digest… revising the truth and perpetuating a fraud on the american people in an election season is an unthinkable offense of our government…Anyone who cannot discern the difference between the attacks listed in this article and Benghazi, pre and post attack, is trying not to. and if there are examples of similar frauds pushed on the american people by a republican administration, i’ll do what so many in congress, those in the national media, and apparently you, are seemingly incapable of doing – break with party line and renounce them too. this has nothing to do with politics. it has everything to do with a government substituting its political ambition for the truth – whether they are democrats, republicans, independents, or otherwise.

    • villemar

      Impeach or STFU.

      • jp

        um, what? let me get this straight, “a” writes poorly reasoned article attempting to link previous consulate attacks to abortion that is Benghazi; “b” points out false argument; you tell “b” to either impeach POTUS or shut the f*** up. Brilliant – your idea of informed debate? is “impeach or STFU” your response to anyone who disagrees with your view point? In other words, don’t express my opinion on a website designed to faciliate the discussion of opinions unless i’m prepared to impeach the president? i can see your logic there. very mature and reasoned. Are you the author of the article?

        • villemar

          Nope I don’t have that honor. What I’m saying is, instead of whining on a blog, pressure your Congressperson to begin Impeachment hearings immediately.

          • jp

            how do you deduce “whining” from correcting poor logic in an article and expressing an opinion. do you know what the word “whine” means? and why is impeachment my only recourse? do you drink a lot of kool-aid?

          • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

            Don’t bother. We don’t do asshat games with the intellectually challenged among us, which of course, would have to include all right wing thugs and creeps and, well, ALL of you, in essence.

          • villemar

            Wait, let’s see. OK I came up with some other options for you:
            1) Kill yourself
            2) Move to another country.
            You’re welcome.

          • jp

            it is comical how quickly your logic devolves. i suppose when you lack substance and intellect and cannot offer even one rebuttal/critique to anything substantive i have said, it’s not a far fall. good luck tying your shoes tomorrow. Be sure to tell the laces to kill themself should you encounter any problems.

        • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

          Another concern troll/fucking asshat idiot presuming…….

          FUCK OFF.

          • jp

            Your post is not a sentence. I do not understand the sentiment you are attempting to convey. have you seen Robin Hood: Men in Tights? “King illegal forest to pig wild kill in it a is!” You are an icon for irrationality. How about you try crafting a reasoned response to my original post? …. oh, excuse me, let me put that to you in a format you understand: Try you crafting my post original reasoned how a response original to?

          • jewelbomb

            A clear sign of a brilliant, reasoned thinker is his or her familiarity with the brilliant philosopher Mel Brooks.

          • jp

            I am glad we can agree. cheers.

    • i_a_c

      The only legitimate complaint here is about the security protocol before the attack. It seems that mistakes and errors in judgment were made. Got that. Hopefully we’ll be better prepared next time.

      As far as military forces responding to the attack, surely the chain of command is smart enough not to jump in headfirst into a situation where they have little idea what’s going on, with the possibility of a honeypot trap where US forces arrive and are hit by a second wave of attacks. After the initial attacks, the survivors were evacuated from the building in 90 minutes. By that point, there was little need to risk additional lives.

      The CIA talking points were wrong. For what reason is unknown, but it really doesn’t matter much to me why. The accusations of a coverup during an election season are blown up by the fact that the official story was revised in a week, in the same election season, of course. If it was a coverup, it was a really pathetic coverup. Any hypothetical political motive for a coverup must not have been that great since the facts came to light relatively quickly.

  • Millie Funk

    You all are missing the point…so Bush did it too…that makes it right? Jesus, it’s time we stop identifying ourselves as democratic and republican and start seeing ourselves ALL as Americans and hold ALL our politicians accountable for their lies to us. As an American diplomat this effects my family more than it does most of yours on here so let me tell you something. I don’t give a f**k who is to blame…I just don’t want it to happen again. Currently we are a very hated nation (unjustly so in my book), when people on the ground in these countries ask for more security and some jackass in Washington denies that request, you are putting our lives and our family’s lives at risk. Quit the politicking and start fixing what is wrong here!

  • Jim

    Are you serious read what you wrote all of these incidents are correctly portrayed and were properly characterized at the time which is why they did not raise concern, amazing how well honesty works. Now fast forward, Obama blows it in Libya, Egypt, and Syria then tries to hide a terrorist attack by claiming it was a demonstration for political gain. Its very possible his or his underlings will face criminal charges.

  • http://twitter.com/Doc1958 Doc1958

    post this article all over the internet fight fire …..WITH WATER!!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1350960010 Ryan Schneer

    Translation: Bush got away with it so we should be allowed to get away with it too. No talk of morality and accountability, just politics, i.e. whats wrong with our political system.

    • jewelbomb

      Your lack of reading comprehension is what’s wrong with the political system, you dope.

    • KatieAnnieOakley

      It isn’t about “getting away with it” – it’s about SELECTIVE persecution.

      • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

        Pfft, did Bush try to blame any attack on something that had nothing to do with it? Because that’s exactly what Obama did.

        • jewelbomb

          Bush didn’t have to blame anything on anyone because no one cared about these attacks when they happened. They were barely a blip on the international news. Apparently attacks on US interests in foreign countries are only noteworthy when the President is a Democrat.

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1350960010 Ryan Schneer

        Persecution, i.e. holding the other party accountable when it f-‘s up. Sounds like fair game to me. Just cause the dems didn’t do it doesn’t make it wrong

  • http://twitter.com/Doc1958 Doc1958

    I HAVE BEEN SAYING THIS ALL ALOng….hello!!!!

  • http://twitter.com/pjcostello Paul Costello

    Being attacked, and even losing people in those attacks, is not in itself the fault or a President. The COVER-UP is the issue, as it was for both Clinton and Nixon — it’s the LYING and the covering-up that are unforgivable, not the mistakes in either action or judgment. We Americans will forgive nearly any honest screw-ups, but don’t LIE to us to our faces, don’t cover up (and have others cover up) mistakes, and don’t act holier-than-thou when you’re caught. MAN UP and OWN IT, and we can all move on. I know, I know — liberals just don’t do that.

    • jewelbomb

      What cover up?

      • http://twitter.com/pjcostello Paul Costello

        That’s the most intelligent response you can make? Seriously? “Duh, what cover up?” Stay out of the gene pool, OK? Thanks for playing.

        • jewelbomb

          So, erm, what cover up are you referring to?

          • Lady Willpower

            Durrrr, Sean Hannity told him there was one.
            After 9 hearings, we still haven’t heard what it is.

          • http://www.facebook.com/funkyfinga Finga AllDay

            You know, the part where they knew it was a pre-planned terrorist attack and tried to make it out to be a spontaneous protest thing? Yeah, that coverup.

        • SlapFat

          In all honestly I don’t understand the “cover up” you’re referring to. It was an embassy attack that occurred and was acknowledged.

  • http://www.facebook.com/benjamin.terry.925 Benjamin Terry

    You forgot to mention that there was no cover-up on these crimes..The president of the united states did not ever tell anyone “to stand down” and allowed all the people mentioned to be killed… And you also forgot to mention that the whole congress and the senate agreed to go to war in Iraq not just george bush, graham, and fox news…what a joke, Dont worry you liberals have pretty much wiped out in 5 years what it has taken great men with great minds to accomplish in over 200 years…

    • Lady Willpower

      Yup, like that awesome economy we inherited.

      • guest

        “Quick, we screwed something up! Surely we shouldn’t be held accountable for things. Blame Bush!”

        • Lady Willpower

          Really. So the economy Obama inherited doesn’t fall under Bush’s purview? It was doing just fine, then suddenly tanked on Jan. 20th, 2009?
          Now who’s not taking accountability?

          Newsflash: It’s OK to blame Bush when he’s the one who fucked EVERYTHING up.

  • GlockG22shoots40s

    How many of these were 7-8 hour fire fights with military less than an hour away?

  • http://twitter.com/Marsh626 Mercutio Lives

    That you care about protecting Hillary Clinton’s possible future presidential run and the current Obama regime than finding out what really happened at that embassy speaks volumes about the ruthless depravity that’s become central to left-wing activism in America.

  • kfreed

    Somebody should check to see what the baggers have got on the back burner. They’re trying awfully hard to distract us from something.

  • stationary transient

    same old game, different faces. Rep vs. Dems? … no, its Oligarchs vs Interests. Now mind you I don’t mind an oligarchy, but we should have a safety net for the poor and dwindling middle class. Unfortunately the rich guy who has 99 pieces of the pizza has told the poor and middle class that “he’s looking at your piece of the pizza” and unfortunately most of us have bought it. Yes thats a generalization. It still true. So we get caught up in fighting about ideology and we forget about running the country, it doesn’t stop when you vote. You have to ride herd on people over and over till they do it right.

    • SteveDK

      Off topic.

  • dumblibisdumb

    Was there even any research done before posting this ignorant piece of garbage misinformation? You compare the death of four Americans, including an Ambassador, to what happened at Karachi(And all of the other incidents listed for that)? You my friend need to take a logic class because you really seem to lack it. First off, Bush is completely irrelevant to this whole incident but you idiotic liberals continue to make fools of yourselves by mentioning him in your argument. This is a common logical fallacy known as “ad hominem” (translated to “to the man” or better known as a personal attack) where instead of being somewhat intellectual and demonstrating a sound argument, you instead decide to attack Bush because of the inability to realize no part of your argument is valid.

    Funny part is, even if your comparison to Bush were at all parallel to the Benghazi incident, it would still not make a difference!
    For example: Theoretically, let’s say years back the Bush administration was in the same situation as the Obama administration during this and decided to be deceitful and unprofessional about the deaths of Americans. But they actually got away with it (like the Obama admin is trying to do). So now you are trying to ague that Obama didn’t do anything wrong because Bush did the same thing, right? BUT when Bush did it you agree it was wrong or else you wouldn’t have mentioned it. Therefore, your argument is as follows: Obama didn’t do any wrong, BUT Bush did the same thing and he was wrong.

    But since Bush never did such a thing, I will leave you with this,

    “On the morning of June 14, 2002, a truck with a fertilizer bomb driven by a suicide bomber was detonated outside the United States Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan. Twelve people were killed and 51 injured, all Pakistanis.”

    The attack in 2006 was directly targeted at U.S. Diplomat David Coy and was a single car bomb which killed him and 2 pakastanis. Something nearly impossible to prevent and completely impossible to combat since it was a suicide bombing Hardly comparable to a full fledged attack accompanied with mortars which began at night and continued into the morning.

    • jewelbomb

      This comment is the single stupidest thing that’s ever been published on the Internet. I began composing a somewhat involved rebuttal, but, seriously, what’s the point? I will simply point out the you grossly misunderstand what is meant by the term “ad hominem attack.” Drawing a parallel to expose logical inconsistencies doesn’t fit that bill, brotha. Try again.

      • dumblibisdumb

        They were not related, hence the break. The example was based off a hypothetical situation in which a parallel would be drawn, since it never existed. Good try though.

        • jewelbomb

          What were not related? Somehow this comment makes even less sense than the one before. Keep digging, smart guy.

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

        Whether he misuses the term or not, you seem to enjoy engaging in ad hominem attacks yourself. What’s the point of developing a sound rebuttal? Let me guess here. Maybe to show that you have a better argument and reliance on the facts than the other person?

        I have found that most people who engage in ad hominem attacks, such as you, do so because they are incapable of a coherent rebuttal.

        • jewelbomb

          Fuck you. I’ll rebut your dumb ass all day pumpkin head. Why don’t you make an actual argument so that I have something to rebut instead of blathering about the nature of a sound rebutal.

          Oh, and you must realize that your second paragraph was itself an ad hominem attack. Stop your self-righteous posturing, jerk face.

          • Rujax

            Tsk, tsk, tsk…do you eat shit with that mouth?

          • jewelbomb

            No.

          • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

            Ha. Nice strong start there. You want my argument again. I’ve already posted it.

            Here you go. Not that it will do much good being read by an internet bully who sits behind a keyboard. No one thinks you are cool or brave because you can use that keyboard to say “Fuck you” repeatedly.

            The difference between Benghazi and these attacks are threefold. This issue hasn’t gained traction because the attack happened but for other reasons.

            1) The repeated requests for increased security from the Ambassador to the DoS that were turned down.

            2) The fact that this was not a quick drive by attack with gunmen or truck bomb which is very hard to prevent in a foreign country that is not overtly friendly with the US. The Benghazi attack lasted throughout the night and the questions are:
            Were there adequate quick response forces for a situation like this, and were said teams called to react or not and why or why not?
            Who was in overall command, is the command structure working, was it a personnel failure and who was it?
            Is response protocol adequate and if not, whose fault is that?

            Point I am trying to make here is that the other attacks were similar to that you are gardening in your front lawn and someone drives by real fast and unloads for 20 seconds and then drives away. The Benghazi attack was more of a case you were in the house and the bad guys show and start gunfight. You call for the police and the police don’t show up until two hours later while the gun battle is going on for those two hours.

            3) It appears that the President and his administration either were not sure of the reason for the attack or had substantial evidence that it was a planned terrorist attack and then tried to either mislead or downplay the terrorist element and let people believe it was caused by a random protest in reaction to a poorly made YouTube video.

            Terrorist attacks will happen, especially in foreign countries with elements of the population very hostile to the US. I don’t blame Obama for the attack happening on his watch. I do want to know if it could have been prevented, why increased security requests were turned down, whether a quick action force was in a position to respond and if so, why did it not, and also, even in the scenario that they have no idea if it was a planned terrorist attack or not, and why did his Admin try to make it seem like the Benghazi attack was related to the Egyptian protests based on the YouTube video.

          • jewelbomb

            I don’t think I’m brave, and I assume that you are using a keyboard to type on as well, no? If you don’t like my choice of language, I don’t really much care.

            Look, if you don’t blame the Obama Administration for the attacks occurring, then your only gripe must be about the information that came out immediately after the attacks, correct? So I will ask you one final time: what difference would it make if *you* knew that it was coordinated attack a week earlier than you did? Oh…it wouldn’t make any difference. Than please shut up and quit pretending that a bunch of bureaucrats attempting to downplay their department’s culpability is anything out of the ordinary. The truth was sorted out within a week, and we now know what happened. Move along to your next fake scandal please. This one is boring, and it’s not getting any traction outside of the wingnut bubble anyway.

          • guest

            If, indeed, it wouldn’t make any difference, then why lie about it? This goes beyond downplaying culpability.

          • jewelbomb

            How so ?

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1134325734 Bettyann Matkowski Frederick

    The Republicans are really going out of their way to wear their new moniker “The Stupid Party” very well.

  • GarandFan

    Hey! Numb-nuts! Everyone one of those was reported AS A TERRORIST ATTACK!

    I don’t recall Bush blaming any of them on ‘an out of control protest’.

    Nice try. But don’t expect a paycheck from Barry.

    • Victor_the_Crab

      Hey! Retard! Learn reading comprehension before you drool nonsense.

    • Calvinius

      So was the Benghazi attack you degenerate moron.

  • guest

    Summary of this article in 2 lines….

    “Obama screwed something up! Quick, what should we do?”
    “Blame Bush!”

    • Overwhelmingryan

      Do you always have this much trouble comprehending what you read?

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

        I think any American would have a vested interest in the circumstances surrounding the Benghazi incident and how it played out. Simply citing the terror attacks that happened on the previous President’s watch ignores the uniqueness of the events leading up to, during and after the Benghazi attack.

        I don’t think it was the worst cover up in history but I do believe the Administration tried to cover their rears as fast as possible.

      • guest

        Do you always blame someone else when you screw something up? Or just deflect when you want to shirk responsibility?

        • Overwhelmingryan

          Do you always have this much trouble comprehending what you read?

        • Lady Willpower

          That’s rich, considering idiots like you actually have the temerity to blame 9/11 on Bill Clinton.

  • Jim B

    In any of those situations if there was one time when the United States President made a decision to turn his back on American citizens under attack when he could have made an attempt to save them…let me know. That’s really what this Benghazi slaughter was all about.

    • Overwhelmingryan

      Except Obama never did that.

      • Millie Funk

        You’re right…instead he went to sleep after hearing about the attack. Much better. And yes, I’m a democrat AND I voted for him. I’m just damn disappointed.

        • Easy_to_Refute_Wingnuts

          Lies debunked time after time, and you keep bringing them up like the zombies they are.

        • villemar

          Sure you “used to be a Democrat.”
          Impeach or STFU.

    • Lady Willpower

      Except that isn’t what happened in Benghazi.

  • i_a_c

    If there was some Benghazi coverup, it was the most pathetic attempt at a coverup in US history. Yes, they were deliberately hiding the facts for political reasons–which is why the story changed in a week. A whole week! What a coverup! Scandal of the century! My gosh, we were without the full story for several days! What were they hiding until they stopped hiding it?!?!

    • B Manz

      Another brain dead apologist. Liberals react to truth like cockroaches react to light. Of course, a cockroach is farther along the evolutionary scale than a liberal.

    • HoosierLady

      Who gave us the full story from the administration within 1 week’s time? Really, I’m curious. Hint: It was not Obama.

  • Tim

    Did the Bush administration lie about the cause of these attacks? Did they refuse to allow the US military to intervene in order to protect US lives? I think you all miss the point of the outrage regarding Benghazi. It has nothing to do with the attacks themselves, it has to do with the administration’s response to the attacks, both to the military and then to the public.

    • http://www.facebook.com/laura.debauer Laura DeBauer

      Where did anyone lie? They said it was one thing, then a couple days later said, “Oops, we were wrong, it was this other thing.” Since, you know, there’s bound to be confusion when buildings get torched and riots ensue.

      And refusing to allow US military to intervene? DOH. You idiots just keep passing along these sentences like old school chain emails and think that makes them true.

      • raykinsella

        Uh lets see…state department personnel in Libya and Washington were aware that it was a coordinated attack that night(September 11th). Yet Secretary Rice, Secretary Clinton, white house spokesman Jay Carney and even President Obama maintained that is was simply a spontaneous attack brought on by an offensive youtube video. Doesn’t it just sound ridiculous when you read it? This was their story for over a week…incredible!

        • jewelbomb

          What fucking difference does it make if the specifics came out a week earlier? How would anything be different if the public knew it wasn’t related to the video the very next day? The victims would still be dead, and you freaks would have found some other non-controversy to shriek about. We get it…you don’t like the black Democrat who was elected President. Get the fuck over it.

          • villemar

            Elected TWICE with both solid electoral and popular vote majorites…boy that burns them up. Hopefully more than a few will stroke out because of pure self-induced rage. He’ll be in office till JANUARY OF 2017!!! I love rubbing their noses in that fact. Hey, if I can get their BP to rise up a point or two, it’s worth it. I’m just givving a little Darwinian assist.

          • Millie Funk

            To the millions of American families protecting YOUR interests overseas, believe me….it matters.

          • Easy_to_Refute_Wingnuts

            Too bad it didn’t matter to you until it happened during a Democratic administration.

          • Millie Funk

            I’m flattered how obsessed you are with my opinions. I am a democrat and I did vote for Obama. He’s still a politician, he still lies and covers things up. Two wrongs don’t make a right.

          • jewelbomb

            Oh really? Do tell. What difference would it have made?

          • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

            Look at me use the f-word. It makes me look so much smarter.

            However, it is hard for me to believe you are such a cunning wit if you can not predict the difference between the public reaction and opinion on the Administration to a spontaneous attack caused by a video made by a private citizen, and a coordinated, successful terrorist attack sponsored by an organization we have been fighting for over a decade.

            In the first scenario, public opinion is more lenient to the President because if some random guy made a video that pissed off a bunch of average people and caused them to start a riot because the President and his Admin can’t possible prevent every crazy event like that especially in a foreign country with a barely functioning government and people know that.

            The second scenario is something we should have been watching out for, and people start to ask questions about why we didn’t prevent and why weren’t we more prepared this. In this case, the public opinion of the President’s competence tends to sink.

            Now that I have laid out the two scenarios for you, maybe you can see the incentive to push one story over the other.
            So when people see the Admin push the scenario that casts the President and the Admin in a better light, and as independent sources start to contradict this initially pushed scenario, people and especially the President’s and Admin’s opponents, want to know if they were simply going with the best information they had or were they downplaying certain elements to make themselves look better.

            I would rather have the President attacked by the Republicans and have them leave no stone unturned even if they end up finding nothing rather than it simply be verboten to inquiry and also criticize the President’s behavior and policy.

          • jewelbomb

            Wow. A lot of words there. Too bad none of them address how things would be different if the public knew the specific cause of the attack a week earlier. Would those people still be alive if Rob Michael learned that it was a coordinated attack a week sooner than he did? No. Then what difference does it make other than providing you with a fake controversy to cry about?

            Edit: Fuck

          • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

            It isn’t about whether they would be alive or not. It is about the administration misleading about the nature of the attacks that killed Americans to fit a narrative that would help them cover their rears. I mean, I made that pretty clear before but I guess that anger clouds your vision.

          • jewelbomb

            Sorry, but that makes no sense. How does asserting that the attack was about a YouTube video rather than a planned terrorist attack help anyone cover their asses? As though it’s not a tragedy if it involves YouTube but it is if it occurred for other reasons. Yes, perhaps the talking points were a little muddled in the early days after the attack, but the story got straightened out within a week. At worst, the Obama Administration is guilty of poor messaging. As though it’s unprecedented that a bunch of bureaucrats spent a week clashing over various narratives in order to frame the attack in such a way that reduces their department’s culpability. Shocking I tell you! Nothing like this has ever happened in Washington before!

            And yes, I am angry because this is so clearly an effort by Republicans to magnify a non-scandal for political gain. The whole point is that y’all don’t really care about the people who were killed at all. Rather you are exploiting a tragedy in order to score political points. Frankly, it’s nauseating. If you people were agitating about an increased need for security maybe you would have credibility. But since all you want to do is whine about some silly conspiracy that doesn’t exist, you shouldn’t be surprised that no one really cares about your harebrained theories.

        • Kwa85

          Go read the ARB report because you’re talking crap. How can you be so ignorant?

        • Rujax

          So the PDB of August 11, 2001 states…”Bin Laden is poised to strike somewhere in the US with airplanes.” But Bush and the cowards in his administration claimed for YEARS afterwards “no one could have seen that coming.” Where’s the outrage, dude?

    • Jay B.

      The Bush Administration lied about literally everything, so probably.

  • http://twitter.com/gaquitaine Gentil Aquitaine

    There’s no defending any manner of cover-up that took place in the case of the Benghazi attacks, but the hypocrisy of those who would go after the Obama Administration hammer and tongs over the issue—while ignoring the faults of the Bush Administration—is astounding.

    • Kwa85

      Not to mention that there is zero evidence of a cover up in Benghazi and this is a politicized narrative fanned by Republicans based on smoke and mirrors, not facts.

      • raykinsella

        Perhaps because state department lawyers threatened survivors not to testify. Not to mention, investigators were not given access to survivors until just recently. If the administration is so pure, why the secrecy?

        • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

          You have done just as the RW machine wanted; you fell for their lying crap hook, line and sinker. Pretty stupid.

        • Kwa85

          “I think the notion of a quote, cover up, has all the elements of Pulitzer Prize fiction attached to it,” – ARB co-chair Amb Thomas Pickering

          The allegations are false!!!

        • Calvinius

          You’re full of crap. Nobody was “threatened” and no investigators were denied access.

          • Millie Funk

            Really, because I know of at least four guys who were.

          • Easy_to_Refute_Wingnuts

            Yeah, right, and now their sister-in-law’s mother’s uncle’s ex-wife is making thousands of dollars for just a few hours’ work on their computers!

          • Kwa85

            No you don’t.

          • Millie Funk

            Really? That’s funny. Because I do. Have you even ever left America? Do you know what it’s like for us out there? Probably just don’t are. Go back to your suburban couch and it makes me happy to know that I’ll be the one representing you ignorant ass overseas.

          • jewelbomb

            Does your work as a diplomat consist solely of bragging about how informed you are (without noting specific details for any of your spurious claims) and squawking about made up conspiracy theories on the internet? Seriously, no one believes you dude. You’re just some person on the internet claiming to have some super secret information no one else is privy to.

          • Millie Funk

            I don’t give a shit what you believe. And if u ever get your ass off your computer and see the world maybe your eyes will be opened too . TROLL!

          • jewelbomb

            If you don’t give a shit why are you gracing me and everyone else on this forum with your insightful comments?

          • Lady Willpower

            That’s amazing. A couple of comments ago you only knew two of them. Now you know four. Those guys sure aren’t doing a good job of keeping quiet! Barry must not be threatening them enough.

        • kfreed

          Or perhaps nobody threatened anybody just like the Boston bombing and Sandy Hook were NOT perpetrated or covered up by the government. Just like Obama’s birth certificate isn’t fake. Just like “Fast and Furious” turned out to be the bullshit we knew it was. Just like nobody is coming to take your guns. Just like you’re not getting thrown into FEMA camps. Etc., etc., ad infinitum.

          Lord you people are beyond stupid.

        • kfreed

          Or perhaps nobody threatened anybody just like the Boston bombing and Sandy Hook were NOT perpetrated or covered up by the government. Just like Obama’s birth certificate isn’t fake. Just like “Fast and Furious” was exactly the bullshit we knew it was. Just like nobody is coming to take your guns. Just like you’re not getting thrown into FEMA camps. Etc., etc., ad infinitum.

          Lord, you people are beyond farce. Tell ya what, though, if it ever comes up for a vote, I’d be willing to vote AYE on having the whole lot of you committed to FEMA mental institutions.

          Hre’s what DID happen: “GOP Star Witnesses Debunk Right-Wing Benghazi Conspiracy Theories” courtesy Think Progress. Sane people still unaware might like to look this up just for shits and giggles.

        • Millie Funk

          There are four junior officers who have been forced not to testify because it’ll damage their likelihood for promotions in the future.

          • Easy_to_Refute_Wingnuts

            Well, the vast amount of evidence you provided has convinced me that… oh, wait.

          • Millie Funk

            And your overflowing with evidence. I’m a diplomat…so I think I know a little more than you about security overseas.

          • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

            You’re a diplomat????LOLOLOL………find a forum with the astutely stupid—perhaps you can make that fantasy stick, you moron.

          • Kwa85

            Bullshit.

          • Millie Funk

            So you work with these guys? Because I know two of them. So bullshit back.

          • Kwa85

            You’re talking bullshit Milly. We all know it.

        • Kwa85

          You say “perhaps”. Did they threaten them or did they not? I already know the answer is they did not. But please, present your irrefutable evidence. Oh wait. There is none.

          • Mama62

            Why wouldn’t threatened individuals come forward with the truth if that is it? Are they afraid they will be carted away by the CIA? Someones been watching too much TV.

          • Kwa85

            Exactly. Some of these people live in Lalaland.

      • Millie Funk

        You know nothing….Nordstorm has documented evidence asking for more aide on the ground and was denied REPEATEDLY! Not to mention that Hicks (a democrat, like myself) wasn’t even consulted before they started spinning this story.

        • Kwa85

          Where’s the cover up again? Nothing you said is new.

        • villemar

          You’re a Democrat like I’m the King of Siam. Impeach or STFU.

          • Millie Funk

            Check my ballot Box mother fucker

          • http://www.politicalruminations.com/ nicole

            Then you’re a fucking STUPID Democrat, a complete asshat.

            It happens.

          • villemar

            “I used to be a Democrat” is the oldest line in the book. But I’ll handicap you thusly:
            96% chance you’re a Republican Concern Troll using that old “I used to be a Democrat” chestnut.
            2% chance you sustained some type of injury that left you paralyzed from the neck up. If that’s the case I feel sorry for your brain injury.
            2% chance you’re just an idiot and an asshole, and for some inexplicable reason you voted Democratic in the past. But make no bones about it, you are a Republican now. That’s fine, we’ll make more. Enjoy your new home, because we don’t want you back. Good riddance to bad rubbish.

        • Mama62

          A lot of embassys were denied additional security after funding was cut. That is your conspiracy cover up theory? A cover up keeping something from secret. I fail to see any secret here or what there is to cover up. People make decisions, some time they don’t work out. As for you being a diplomat, if that us true, you must be really stupid to be posting on here. Think no one is looking? Think again Ms Diplomat soon to be unemployed.

    • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1173480024 Rob Michael

      Most of us are well aware of the faults of the Bush Administration.

  • DrowningKittens

    If there’s a crime, prosecute it. Otherwise, quit your belly aching.

    • raykinsella

      Can’t prosecute a crime if the criminals hide, bribe and threaten the witnesses!

      • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1134325734 Bettyann Matkowski Frederick

        Let’s talk about criminals. Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld…..

        • dumblibisdumb

          Let’s talk about your inability to partake in a logical agruement

          • AuntInAZ

            Why don’t you explain what an ‘agruement’ is, and then maybe you’ll get an answer.

          • kfreed

            What do you know about logical arguments?

          • Rande Johnson

            Let’s talk about your spelling…

          • ei-g1

            Let’s talk about your inability to look past your “all libs [people who disagree with me] are stupid” nose.

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            Let’s talk about ad hominem attacks.

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        • B Manz

          “That was a long time ago.” “What difference does it make?”

          • Steve Karper

            tell it to the families of the 6000 deads oldiers int he war on oil.

            Tell it to the Iraqi people now and deliver Darth vader cheney to his indirect creation – ISIS

          • http://newsninja2012.com/radiolive/ CFJ

            Maybe Democrats shouldn’t have LIED about Saddam’s WMD

            http://www.davidstuff.com/political/wmdquotes.htm

          • user woot

            Sweet.
            Approval was given to attack Iraq until it became political, then people were lying out their teeth.
            Then it became a “I was for it, until I was against it” argument.

          • Libertarian Soldier

            I’m fairly certain you’ll have to give that distinction to the White House and its former secretary.

        • Douglas Roether

          Most of them are criminals !

        • dingdong

          Yuck Yuck Yuck 6 years and still Bush and Cheney’s faults. Y Y Y…

        • Charles Martin

          The Jon Stewart news informed, is heard from…just bombs, no intellect

        • Paul Shene

          War crimes have no statute of limitations. Between Iraq, Afghanistan and El Salvador (our involvement with the Contras) there are a lot of GOP leadership that should be swinging from a rope by the neck right now.

          • Libertarian Soldier

            OK! Make your case! You make incessant accusations of nefarious war crimes. Prove one!

        • Libertarian Soldier

          Of what crimes were they convicted?

          • http://silverknight.tumblr.com Paul Shene

            Crimes committed =/= crimes indited =/= crimes convicted. If our justice system was more perfect, most of the Forbes 400 would be in prison or on death row. The more rich and powerful you are, the less likely you will ever face negative consequences for evil behavior. Since the Geneva convention, starting a war and invading someone else’s sovereign borders is a war crime. Only the defeated will ever be punished for war crimes. If the Third Reich won world war II (A Tea Party fantasy…) Winston Churchill and FDR would have been executed rather than Goebbels and Himmler.

          • Libertarian Soldier

            What in the world makes you think that German’s winning could ever be a TEA Party fantasy? That’s stupid! You’re stupid.

            That used to be the Forbes 500 and what proof do you have that most of them would be in prison or on death row, just because you engage in the politics of envy?

            You’ll have to go further to prove that any or every invasion of sovereign borders is a war crime. Were it that we prosecuted those invading our own borders! That would be considered law and order. Can’t have that!

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            Do your own research. I made no assertions yet.

          • Libertarian Soldier

            That’s what I thought!

          • http://silverknight.tumblr.com Paul Shene

            I made a general statement that war crimes have no statute of limitations. You took that as making an assertion. More specifically you demanded I list the war crime charges. I am not the one that files the charges… they file those at the Hague. maybe they filed already maybe they haven’t. If you are so worried about it, check it out on the ICC website.

          • Libertarian Soldier

            as·ser·tion

            əˈsərSH(ə)n/

            noun

            a confident and forceful statement of fact or belief.

            “his assertion that his father had deserted the family”

            synonyms:declaration, contention, statement, claim, opinion, proclamation,announcement, pronouncement, protestation, avowa

            Let’s examine your “general statement”, by definition, assertions or statements in your one paragraph, since you’re going to play coy.

            First two sentences:
            “Crimes committed =/= crimes indited =/= crimes convicted. If our justice system was more perfect, most of the Forbes 400 would be in prison or on death row.”

            I’m not going to touch the first quasi formula. You made a specific assertion that most Forbes 400 would be in prison or on death row without supporting your thesis aside your nonsensical formula. That is a strong even if unsupported assertion formed in lunacy, since you seem not to know.

            “The more rich and powerful you are, the less likely you will ever face negative consequences for evil behavior. Since the Geneva convention, starting a war and invading someone else’s sovereign borders is a war crime.

            In these two sentences, the first is subjective but not fair. There’s no proof that those that are rich or powerful are any more or less evil, per capita than those that are not. Even the term evil is subjective and there is a newer dynamic that rich people are more scrutinized, therefor it’s less likely that they can get away with what they once did. It seems to me, based on reality, it’s also less likely that rich and powerful commit crimes of moral turpitude. Personally, I think the greatest contributory factor to poverty is the democrat party cult’s ideology. Who’s committing crime in times of prosperity? If the complaint is unemployment, poverty and and lack of opportunity that is responsible for high crime, shouldn’t the government, it’s party and its propaganda ministry take the stranglehold (overburden of taxation and regulation) off of the free market and allow the economy to grow?

            As for your incomprehensible statement about, the Geneva Convention, there’s too much to try to guess what you meant to address every possible point you might mean. I wrote a paper on the Geneva Convention my second year of college and whatever you’re trying to say is wrong. The Geneva Convention was an event where a rules of war agreement between nations was held.

            “Only the defeated will ever be punished for war crimes. If the Third Reich won world war II (A Tea Party fantasy…) Winston Churchill and FDR would have been executed rather than Goebbels and Himmler.”

            Not only the defeated are punished for war crimes. Some times war criminals on either side are punished. Some heroes, under the barack hussein obama administration have been imprisoned for defending themselves because they didn&