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Wikileaks absolve Bush (bio weapons, Iraq - as if ..)
Blogstitution ^ | 10-23-10

Posted on 10/23/2010 4:22:31 PM PDT by STARWISE

I’ve written about this before … but with the release of the WIKILEAKS documents, even Wired magazine acknowledges that US troops found chemical and biological weapons in Iraq. But don’t worry; if you liberals keep telling yourself “Bush Lied”… you’ll get through this.

By late 2003, even the Bush White House’s staunchest defenders were starting to give up on the idea that there were weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.

But for years afterward, WikiLeaks’ newly-released Iraq war documents reveal, U.S. troops continued to find chemical weapons labs, encounter insurgent specialists in toxins, and uncover weapons of mass destruction

In August 2004, for instance, American forces surreptitiously purchased what they believed to be containers of liquid sulfur mustard, a toxic “blister agent” used as a chemical weapon since World War I. The troops tested the liquid, and “reported two positive results for blister.” The chemical was then “triple-sealed and transported to a secure site” outside their base.

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TOPICS: Government; Military/Veterans; Politics
KEYWORDS: 200408; bioweapons; blisteragent; iraq; mustard; mustardgas; presgeorgewbush; saddam; sulfurmustard; wikileaks; wmd; wmdfinds
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Lamestreams will never fail to lie and distort about the Pubbies. Truth will out .. it always does.

God bless Pres. George W. Bush!

BDSers can click this for a little consolation.


1 posted on 10/23/2010 4:22:38 PM PDT by STARWISE
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To: STARWISE

Amen bro. Miss the guy already.


2 posted on 10/23/2010 4:24:00 PM PDT by LS ("Castles made of sand, fall in the sea . . . eventually." (Hendrix))
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To: STARWISE

These are just the ones that didn’t make it to Syria.


3 posted on 10/23/2010 4:27:19 PM PDT by driftdiver (I could eat it raw, but why do that when I have a fire.)
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To: STARWISE

bookmark.


4 posted on 10/23/2010 4:27:29 PM PDT by IrishCatholic (No local Communist or Socialist Party Chapter? Join the Democrats, it's the same thing!)
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To: STARWISE
The WMD fiasco was the beginning of the end of Bush's credibility with the public at large("Bush lied, people died"). His failure to see the danger in this, and his failure to counter it with the truth, is unforgivable. Did he completely forget thew lesson of LBJ's "credibility gap?" It crippled the rest of his administration and set the stage for obama.
5 posted on 10/23/2010 4:29:29 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: hinckley buzzard
Whose brilliant idea was it for W to keep silent? Rove?
6 posted on 10/23/2010 4:32:08 PM PDT by JPG (Sarah Palin says: "Buck-up or get out of the truck.")
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To: JPG

And the leading Democrats, who knew about this, should be flogged!


7 posted on 10/23/2010 4:33:04 PM PDT by stocksthatgoup
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To: Jet Jaguar

Ping.


8 posted on 10/23/2010 4:34:33 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four fried chickens and a coke)
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To: STARWISE

btt


9 posted on 10/23/2010 4:37:17 PM PDT by mnehring
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To: LS
Miss the guy already.

jveritas?

10 posted on 10/23/2010 4:38:33 PM PDT by gusopol3
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To: hinckley buzzard

Even if Bush released the information, the mad lib press organs would scream that it was fabricated. Remember, the Bush Derangement Syndrome approached the level of severe psychosis, violent as well (as witnessed here in the Twin Cities).


11 posted on 10/23/2010 4:43:08 PM PDT by Fred Hayek
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To: JPG

I would guess that President George Walker Bush kept silent on the matter for national security, not political reasons; President Bush perhaps believed that publication of the circumstances surrounding the discovery of weapons of mass destruction might enable the enemy to find (and use) other caches of them against our troops, our allies [including Israel], the Iraqi people, or other innocent persons.


12 posted on 10/23/2010 4:44:50 PM PDT by dufekin (Name our lead enemy: Islamic Republic of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Islamofascist terrorist dictator)
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To: dufekin
Point taken. I do wish though that president Bush would have fought back, when he could, on all sorts of issues. A case could be made that excessive silence in the face of outright lies was damaging to the country, too.
13 posted on 10/23/2010 4:51:01 PM PDT by JPG (Sarah Palin says: "Buck-up or get out of the truck.")
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To: 1Peter2:16; 2Trievers; 4integrity; 4mycountry; A_perfect_lady; Alberta's Child; Allegra; ...

.. Ping!


14 posted on 10/23/2010 4:55:52 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: dufekin

Bingo you win


15 posted on 10/23/2010 4:56:45 PM PDT by Arkansas Tider (Army EOD)
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To: dufekin
Imagine the situation where assets were tracking WMDs, including those that left the country into places like Syria. Those who took the WMDs were led to believe we didn't know about them so our assets could keep track of every single piece and piece by piece, neutralize them and secure the weapons.

If, however, we revealed knowledge of said weapons, they would go underground quicker than a bootleg John Edwards sex tape..

16 posted on 10/23/2010 4:57:40 PM PDT by mnehring
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To: JPG

Now that we have all seen with our own eyes how pissy Pudge Rove can be when he throws one of his estrogen-induced hissy-fits, it is entirely possible that he cowled the Bush staff into going along with just being “real quiet about this so we don’t offend all of our friends in the press, on the Georgetown cocktail circuit, and on the other side of the aisle.”


18 posted on 10/23/2010 4:57:49 PM PDT by hampdenkid
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To: hinckley buzzard

Did you click that picture above I posted for ya ?

What a shame that you weren’t POTUS in 2001 ..darn.


19 posted on 10/23/2010 5:02:53 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: jveritas; nutmeg; Just A Nobody; SunkenCiv

BTTT !!


20 posted on 10/23/2010 5:12:15 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: STARWISE
AMEN! God bless President Bush - honorable and HONEST.

His reputation will continue to rise and the lies continue to be exposed.

Thanks for the ping, STARWISE!

21 posted on 10/23/2010 5:12:31 PM PDT by ohioWfan (Proud Mom of a Bronze Star recipient!)
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To: STARWISE

As we have always known, they had two months to hide the chemical weapons and we continue to find them.


22 posted on 10/23/2010 5:14:52 PM PDT by Blood of Tyrants (Islam is the religion of Satan and Mohammed was his minion.)
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To: STARWISE

Then why on earth didn’t the Bush administration report what was being found in Iraq? It makes now sense that, after presenting pre-war evidence of WMDs as a major justification for the invasion of Iraq that they’d not report what was found?

This is really bizarre. There was no conceivable reason to keep any of these finds secret.


23 posted on 10/23/2010 5:15:53 PM PDT by Will88
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To: Will88

There was no conceivable reason to keep any of these finds secret.

~~~~~

Of course, YOU were right there in the WH, saw the
daily intel briefings, spoke to the generals on the
ground mostly daily ..sometimes several times, day
and night, weighed this issue against the multitude of
other demonic terrorist plots at hand, etc. etc. etc.;
i.e.,

REAL TIME INTEL, PERSPECTIVE AND CIC PRIORITIES !

Click the pic I posted for ya above in the article.


24 posted on 10/23/2010 5:22:29 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: STARWISE

Hogwash. Weapons that had been found could have been displayed for proof of their existence without any explanation as to how they were found.


25 posted on 10/23/2010 5:36:42 PM PDT by Will88
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To: Fred Hayek

Exactly


26 posted on 10/23/2010 5:48:27 PM PDT by Kaslin (Acronym for OBAMA: One Big Ass Mistake America)
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To: STARWISE

Bump


27 posted on 10/23/2010 5:49:05 PM PDT by Kaslin (Acronym for OBAMA: One Big Ass Mistake America)
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To: STARWISE

Thanks for the ping STARWISE


28 posted on 10/23/2010 5:50:52 PM PDT by Kaslin (Acronym for OBAMA: One Big Ass Mistake America)
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To: Kaslin

My pleasure .. ;)


29 posted on 10/23/2010 5:52:32 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: hinckley buzzard

But Obama really did lie when he said there were “hundreds of shovel-ready pojects (SRPs).”

And on his word we spent trillions.

Bush didn’t lie. Obama lied:lie after lie after lie after lie.


30 posted on 10/23/2010 5:52:56 PM PDT by eCSMaster
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To: dufekin
Based on a personal conversation with those who were there looking for WMDs, found said WMDs, and were specifically told they did not, you are on the right track.

There is a whole lot more to that story than I can say publicly.

Suffice to say, the Left will do and say anything to make Bush into a liar. If fits their overall narrative from 2000.

31 posted on 10/23/2010 5:56:50 PM PDT by fred2008
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To: hinckley buzzard; STARWISE
The WMD fiasco was the beginning of the end of Bush's credibility with the public at large("Bush lied, people died"). His failure to see the danger in this, and his failure to counter it with the truth, is unforgivable. Did he completely forget thew lesson of LBJ's "credibility gap?" It crippled the rest of his administration and set the stage for obama.

Not true whatsoever. What set the stage for Obama, as you put it, was so-called real conservatives abandoning President Bush and the Republicans in droves beginning shortly after the 2004 election. At that time, the conservative media, in an attempt to show that they were independent of Republicans, flogged multiple anti-Bush and anti-Republican issues. "RINO" hunts, Harriet Miers, illegal immigration, backlashes against a few Republican scandalettes, etc., led to Dem takeover of Congress in 2006. In particular, the "RINO" hunts severely hurt any chance for a strong Republican to win the 2008 nomination, opening the door for the has-been and never-was McCain. The rest, as they say, is history.

As for getting the truth out there about Iraq, President Bush is only one man. After Katrina, he was an exhausted, burned out man. Anyone with eyes to see and ears to hear could recognize it in him.

Where was his party? Where were Republicans and conservatives in and out of government and media? Where were grass roots Republicans and conservatives? Where was support, assistance, and understanding from them? Where was the Right's pushback agains the Left's lies? Why did they take their eyes off the most important "ball" of our times? How come they weren't out there helping to counter the Left's lies? Hmmmm?

Lastly, all of the documents Wikileaks got from that traitor who stole them are classified to protect sources, operational information, and so on. The truth is our soldiers did NOT find large stockpiles of WMD. Traces and small quantities here and there, yes, but no the large stockpiles. Anyone who knows recent history didn't need President Bush to tell them Saddam Hussein not only had, but used WMD. Similarly anyone who knows recent history doesn't need President Bush to tell them about the UN's, France's and Russia's duplicity in the Hussein WMD saga.

The truth has always been available. What we've just learned from Wikileaks is details, not genuinely new information. Why do we -- any of us -- not howl down the deliberate disinformation campaign of the so-called 9/11 truthers? Hmmm? Every human being on the planet who had access to a television that day, and who was old enough to understand what they were seeing, saw those planes fly into those towers with their own two beady eyes. So where is the raging backlash against the obvious lies of the "truther" movement? We muster rage against the firing of Juan Williams, but none against the worst disinformation campaign of modern times. You going to blame President Bush for that also? Hmmmm?

32 posted on 10/23/2010 6:04:41 PM PDT by Wolfstar
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To: fred2008; ohioWfan; DrDeb; LUV W; Allegra; NordP; Kaslin; snugs; silent_jonny; Just A Nobody

Thank you, for adding that 2nd hand report,
confirming what those of us back then knew
and know now is the core character of the man.


33 posted on 10/23/2010 6:08:59 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: hinckley buzzard
The WMD fiasco was the beginning of the end of Bush's credibility with the public at large("Bush lied, people died"). His failure to see the danger in this, and his failure to counter it with the truth, is unforgivable. Did he completely forget thew lesson of LBJ's "credibility gap?" It crippled the rest of his administration and set the stage for obama.

Bingo! And it left people like us to have to defend him. It's quite telling about the damage done when Michael Moore get's to make a garbage movie unchallenged, and people just suck it up. I fought and fought people over the Left wing Iraq war criticism. By 2008, there was no talking ANYONE from voting for Obama who was dead set on voting "against Bush".

34 posted on 10/23/2010 6:09:49 PM PDT by CommieCutter (A Centrist Democrat is now defined as: between Socialism and Communism.)
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To: Wolfstar
Not true whatsoever.

It is true. Very true. What you said after the above sentence is also very true as well.

35 posted on 10/23/2010 6:12:45 PM PDT by CommieCutter (A Centrist Democrat is now defined as: between Socialism and Communism.)
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To: STARWISE

and the RATS, take another one in the..............................HA ha!!!

36 posted on 10/23/2010 6:13:39 PM PDT by Chode (American Hedonist *DTOM* -ww- NO Pity for the LAZY)
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To: eCSMaster

That arrogant pos still keeps lying, but then he’s a liberal


37 posted on 10/23/2010 6:14:59 PM PDT by Kaslin (Acronym for OBAMA: One Big Ass Mistake America)
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To: STARWISE

38 posted on 10/23/2010 6:15:52 PM PDT by dfwgator (Texas Rangers - American League Champions)
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To: CommieCutter
By 2008, there was no talking ANYONE from voting for Obama who was dead set on voting "against Bush".

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which was thanks big time, also, to an orchestrated media blitz at every turn in the pockets of the Rat Congress, as they still are .. mocking, demeaning, discounting, lying and distorting everything Bush.

And, that's why they're a dying breed with bartered, all time low credibility and less net worth, and why there's Free Republic that MUST be supported!

39 posted on 10/23/2010 6:17:53 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: STARWISE

Exactly. He told us the truth and the truth will always win, every time it’s tried!


40 posted on 10/23/2010 6:23:26 PM PDT by LUV W (DIMs?......start packin'--you're fired!....I can see November from my house!)
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To: STARWISE

Awesome first poster and the second well . . . it speaks for itself. Thank you so much for posting. Will be attending an event soon that Bush will be speaking at at Reagan Library and I can’t wait!!!!


41 posted on 10/23/2010 6:28:59 PM PDT by GOP Poet (Obama is an OLYMPIC failure.)
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To: LUV W

Yes, ma’am !


42 posted on 10/23/2010 6:30:53 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: GOP Poet

Aaaah ... lucky you !!

Give him love from FR !!


43 posted on 10/23/2010 6:31:57 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: STARWISE
Awesome post. A brave man and a patriot no doubt.

I like the link but it didn't work on me. I just used to be a BSer. Bush skeptic - ur - person. That was during the primary and early months in office. I didn't like him. Didn't like the process in the primary, and felt like I was holding my nose voting for him.

I knew his idea of conservative and mine were far from unity. Then 911 happened. His response was everything anyone would have expected from a president. He inspired us all and led the world.

How and why things got so out of hand is hard to say, the leftist media, just plain old opposition party, or a powerful foreign object turning far too many people away from the USA and it's leader. Whatever the cause, it hurt us and continues to.

The chapter that probably isn't in GWB's book is how that bank bailout worked out in the end. The economy is everything to our way of life. Think hard and find better advisers than Bush had at his disposal. A great man no doubt. But also one of the best presidents ever to be so poorly served by his staff. While the leftist media was having a heyday and insiders were leaking dangerous stuff why couldn't someone leak some of this confirming data?

45 posted on 10/23/2010 6:45:17 PM PDT by WhoisAlanGreenspan?
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To: WhoisAlanGreenspan?

Shortened version of that link .. wonder
why it didn’t work for you.

http://tinyurl.com/q79tuu


46 posted on 10/23/2010 6:47:52 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: gusopol3

W


47 posted on 10/23/2010 6:49:20 PM PDT by LS ("Castles made of sand, fall in the sea . . . eventually." (Hendrix))
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To: STARWISE

Aw come on, it’s three links in one! Sort of cool isn’t it?


48 posted on 10/23/2010 6:57:56 PM PDT by WhoisAlanGreenspan?
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To: WhoisAlanGreenspan?

;)


49 posted on 10/23/2010 6:59:13 PM PDT by STARWISE (The overlords are in place .. we are a nation under siege .. pray, go Galt & hunker down)
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To: STARWISE

http://andrewsullivan.theatlantic.com/the_daily_dish/2010/10/chemical-weapons-were-found-in-iraq.html

They are already spinning this.


50 posted on 10/23/2010 7:02:43 PM PDT by anniegetyourgun
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