It only took the Obama Administration nine days to admit that
the September 11th attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi which
claimed the life of U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three
other Americans were an act of terrorism.
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says its “self-evident”
that these were terrorist attacks. Still, Carney won’t say the
attacks were premeditated. Yes, I guess Carney is still going to
tell us that the attacks had nothing to do with the fact that they
took place on September 11th.
Of course, the Obama Administration was singing
a very different tune with UN Ambassador Susan Rice calling the
violence a “spontaneous reaction” prompted by the internet video
“The Innocence of Muslims”.
I suppose we should be grateful that the Obama Administration
recognizes that what happened in Libya was an act of terrorism.
It’s been nearly three years since the shootings at Fort Hood and
the Obama Administration considers that an act of “workplace
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