Archive for the ‘Overseas Contingency Operations’ Category

The Inconvenient Truth About Benghazi

Think of that. They cant give answers when the storys fresh because it just happened, theyre looking into it. Eight months later they dont have anything to say because it all happened so long ago.

via The Inconvenient Truth About Benghazi – WSJ.com.

“Think of that. They can’t give answers when the story’s fresh because it just happened, they’re looking into it. Eight months later they don’t have anything to say because it all happened so long ago.”

What a joke. Why can’t everyone see how the press is ignoring this?

Homeland Security Is Monitoring The Drudge Report

Homeland Security Is Monitoring The Drudge Report, The New York Times – Technology – The Atlantic Wire.

“It’s unclear exactly why, but the Department of Homeland has been operating a “Social Networking/Media Capability” program to monitor the top blogs, forums and social networks online for at least the past 18 months. Based on a privacy compliance review from last November recently obtained by Reuters, the purpose of the project is to “collect information used in providing situational awareness and establishing a common operating picture.”

Big brother is watching.

The 9/11 ‘Overreaction’? Nonsense

The 9/11 ‘Overreaction’? Nonsense – Charles Krauthammer – National Review Online.

“What turned the strong horse into the weak horse? Precisely the massive and unrelenting American War on Terror, a systematic worldwide campaign carried out with increasing sophistication, efficiency, and lethality — now so cheaply denigrated as an “overreaction.”

Victory against terrorism is when nothing happens- harder to measure and much different than a conventional war.

Sources: Obama Administration To Drop Troop Levels In Iraq To 3,000

Sources: Obama Administration To Drop Troop Levels In Iraq To 3,000 | FoxNews.com.

“Senior commanders are said to be livid at the decision, which has already been signed off by Defense Secretary Leon Panetta.”

I guess we’ll see who is right somewhere down the road.

Fast and Furious

via Issa | New York Times | Fast and Furious | The Daily Caller.

“House Oversight Committee officials aren’t happy with The New York Times. Committee staff are accusing the paper of burying its story on how acting ATF director Ken Melson lost his job amid the Operation Fast and Furious scandal.”

NY Times AWOL.

Even Donald Rumsfeld Subjected to TSA Pat-Down

Even Donald Rumsfeld Subjected to TSA Pat-Down.

Do we really have to pat-down our former Defense Secretary? Has he been compromised since leaving office? Isn’t this the height of our lack of common sense. Use profiling!

Obama Says He Doesn’t Have to Answer Whether War Powers Resolution Is Constitutional | CNSnews.com

Obama Says He Doesn’t Have to Answer Whether War Powers Resolution Is Constitutional | CNSnews.com.

Our partners in peace, the Muslim Brotherhood?

Our partners in peace, the Muslim Brotherhood?.

Come Home America (and Build Windmills!) – Rich Lowry – National Review Online

Come Home America (and Build Windmills!) – Rich Lowry – National Review Online.

Maverick Malice – Andrew C. McCarthy – National Review Online

Maverick Malice – Andrew C. McCarthy – National Review Online.

SEAL helmet cams recorded entire bin Laden raid – CBS Evening News – CBS News

SEAL helmet cams recorded entire bin Laden raid – CBS Evening News – CBS News.

Former Attorney General: McCain simply incorrect on interrogations that led to key Bin Laden intel – latimes.com

Former Attorney General: McCain simply incorrect on interrogations that led to key Bin Laden intel – latimes.com.

Did Obama Delay the Osama Raid for Political Reasons?

Did Obama Delay the Osama Raid for Political Reasons?.

RealClearPolitics – Obama Values: Kill But Don’t Waterboard

RealClearPolitics – Obama Values: Kill But Don’t Waterboard.

The Justice Department must drop prosecutions of CIA interrogators in post-9/11 terrorism cases

The Justice Department must drop prosecutions of CIA interrogators in post-9/11 terrorism cases.