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October Surprise: Obama Plans Major Airstrike on Libyan Targets
Breitbart ^ | 10/3/12 | Ben Shapiro

Posted on 10/03/2012 4:25:46 PM PDT by Evil Slayer

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To: Evil Slayer

Why should this be considered an October surprise; every body knows that Obumbler has to look like a tough guy to his brain-dead constituents after the massacre in Libya. For Ozombie it is real easy to put good Americans in harms way if he thinks it will get him another vote.


51 posted on 10/03/2012 5:16:35 PM PDT by 5th MEB (Progressives in the open; --- FIRE FOR EFFECT!!)
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To: Evil Slayer

Baracktober Surprise


52 posted on 10/03/2012 5:19:39 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: Evil Slayer

Geez, all this over a movie??!! Wow.


53 posted on 10/03/2012 5:21:43 PM PDT by Dartman
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To: Evil Slayer
Nothing like letting the enemy know you're planning on bombing them. I was under the impression that intelligence knew of the concentration of al-queda members in the Benghazi area prior to the attack. Afterall, there'd been plenty of activity by them in the days and months leading up to 9/11/12. Then the White Hut blamed an intelligence failure for the attack. Now they're relying on that same intelligence community's info to help them plan these drone attacks?

Boy oh Boy, these people are really something. Do they have any aspirin factories in Libya? The White Hut also says the operation will be to "capture" or "kill" militants. Don't they have to have boots on the ground to capture any of them? They're claiming they can't get approval to send in the FBI to conduct a proper investigation. How are they going to get ground troops in there to do any capturing? And let's face it, it's highly improbable that a proper investigation could even be conducted after all this time. What bull$hit.

54 posted on 10/03/2012 5:29:21 PM PDT by mass55th (Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
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To: Evil Slayer

This was planned before Christopher Stevens was murdered. Unfortunately for Chris, he didn’t know he was part of the plan.


55 posted on 10/03/2012 5:30:05 PM PDT by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America
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To: SkyDancer

Won’t this bother the huge liberal anti-war voting base?


56 posted on 10/03/2012 5:30:23 PM PDT by dandiegirl
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To: Evil Slayer

Feh. I thought it was all the video’s fault.


57 posted on 10/03/2012 5:31:36 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: MulberryDraw

Probably is. 0bama’s real familiar with Libya, especially since he illegally waged war there to install his Muzzie Brotherhood buddies.


58 posted on 10/03/2012 5:31:52 PM PDT by Obama_Is_Sabotaging_America
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To: Evil Slayer

Wow, so 3 weeks ago Libya was as safe as Disneyland, now we can’t get any closer than a bomb bay at 40,000’.


59 posted on 10/03/2012 5:33:16 PM PDT by BillyBonebrake
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To: Evil Slayer

October Surprise: Obama Plans Major Airstrike on Libyan Targets

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What for? For an attack on our embassy from last month? Talk about weak wishy-washy decision making.

Besides. His SOS (Hitlery) has already announced Bammie will take this “decisive” action. Right after the elections.

October surprise? I hope so. I really hope the Kenyan is counting on this.


60 posted on 10/03/2012 5:33:25 PM PDT by Responsibility2nd (NO LIBS. This Means Liberals and (L)libertarians! Same Thing. NO LIBS!!)
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To: niteowl77

Especially when you just gave a bunch of MANPADS to the targets of your air assets.

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Obamugabe once again sacrificing our brave warriors so that there will be fewer of them and more of the homosexuals in the ranks.


61 posted on 10/03/2012 5:37:28 PM PDT by Bigg Red (Pray for our republic.)
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To: dandiegirl

Nope. Where’s Code Pink been lately? Or that lady who slept in a ditch in front of Bush’s house? (forgot her name). If it’s Obamagabe then the war is okay. If a Republican, well then .....


62 posted on 10/03/2012 5:38:52 PM PDT by SkyDancer ("OF COURSE I TALK TO MYSELF - Sometimes I need an expert opinion")
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To: Evil Slayer

!00% wag the dog.

The bad guys won’t be killed and we will be treated with video and photos of dead women and children.

Well, maybe not, because this is all top secret, so the world doesn’t know about any of this yet.

OR, Obama will just keep the “Big Boy” talk going for the next 35 days.


63 posted on 10/03/2012 5:41:10 PM PDT by Gator113 (I would have voted for NEWT, now it's Ryan and the other guy.~Just livin' life, my way~)
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To: SkyDancer

...that lady who slept in a ditch in front of Bush’s house?

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That was no lady; that was Cindy SheMan.


64 posted on 10/03/2012 5:41:49 PM PDT by Bigg Red (Pray for our republic.)
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To: Evil Slayer

On the power associated with the presidency, Obama is a bitter clinger.


65 posted on 10/03/2012 5:42:00 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer (The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money.)
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To: Evil Slayer

How about we just get the FBI in there? They have not gotten in yet.

Perhaps they want to destroy evidence with a missile.


66 posted on 10/03/2012 5:42:26 PM PDT by Red in Blue PA (Read SCOTUS Castle Rock vs Gonzales before dialing 911!)
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To: Bigg Red

Oh yeah. Nary a peep from her.


67 posted on 10/03/2012 5:45:13 PM PDT by SkyDancer ("OF COURSE I TALK TO MYSELF - Sometimes I need an expert opinion")
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To: Evil Slayer

Why would the Defense Department “leak” info about a planned air strike unless Obummer wanted to make himself look tough?

This dink would leak anything if it makes him look good — or if he THINKS it will make him look good.


68 posted on 10/03/2012 5:46:14 PM PDT by DNME (Something wicked this way comes ... before the election. Finish your preps.)
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To: Evil Slayer

What? They’ve sent the movie maker to Libya?


69 posted on 10/03/2012 5:46:15 PM PDT by lonestar (It takes a village of idiots to elect a village idiot.)
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To: Evil Slayer

Peace Prize?


70 posted on 10/03/2012 5:47:28 PM PDT by matt04
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To: Evil Slayer

lead trial balloon going up ... going down ...


71 posted on 10/03/2012 5:53:27 PM PDT by StAnDeliver (2008 + IN, NE1, NC, FL, VA, OH, IA = 272EV)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Evil Slayer. Wag the Dog ping.


72 posted on 10/03/2012 5:56:14 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: plain talk

You are right, actually I am a part of the 47% as you correctly defined it. I was referring to the 47% who are going to vote for Obama no matter what because they probably couldn’t understand a single sentence in this post no matter how it reflected on Obama. Like the Obama Phone lady and the Howard Stern interviewees and Warren Buffet and Sean Penn and Madonna. And I sure hope it turns out to be less than 47%.


73 posted on 10/03/2012 5:57:58 PM PDT by Reddon
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To: Evil Slayer

The Republican Congressional Leadership (is that an oxymoron or what?) should be out front holding a major press conference warning Obama not to use the military for such blatantly political purposes. Romney should not shy away from this either. This won’t necessarily stop him, but it will raise awareness before the event that the public should have some ability to realize that bouncing some sand in the middle of the Libyan desert is a political show and nothing more. I’d be willing to bet a lot of money (if I had it) that they won’t have any reliable target information when they go. After all, how hard could it be for those terrorists to melt away into the vast wilderness, especially when the FBI has STILL not gained access to the site over three weeks later?


74 posted on 10/03/2012 6:00:16 PM PDT by JewishRighter
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To: Evil Slayer

Watch him totally screw it up. Obama and his handlers will not be focused on what they should in order to do this kind of thing right.


75 posted on 10/03/2012 6:01:03 PM PDT by reasonisfaith
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To: Evil Slayer
This is another Clintoon-Lewinsky Missile Launch (the 'military' type launch).
76 posted on 10/03/2012 6:01:28 PM PDT by LibFreeUSA
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To: Reddon
I don’t think the 47% care whether we protect our embassies or not. I doubt they know or care where Libya is or what an ambassador is.

Totally accurate...unfortunately.

77 posted on 10/03/2012 6:02:49 PM PDT by CitizenM (Obama - The architect of the decline of the U.S.)
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To: LibFreeUSA

Yep, another aspirin factory. Obama is waiting to calibrate the strike based on his poll numbers. The farther behind he is in the polls the bigger the military action.


78 posted on 10/03/2012 6:04:05 PM PDT by lodi90
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To: Evil Slayer

Much too little, much too late.

Closing the barn door after the horses are out.


79 posted on 10/03/2012 6:12:05 PM PDT by generally (Don't be stupid. We have politicians for that.)
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To: Evil Slayer

Obama’s going to have to personally kill bin Laden again


80 posted on 10/03/2012 7:15:15 PM PDT by therightliveswithus
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To: Evil Slayer

Only a liberal or progressive cannot see that the entire Libya problem is being caused by Obama. He sets up the Embassy attack. Now he can look tough for the election next month.


81 posted on 10/03/2012 7:26:42 PM PDT by BuffaloJack (Obama loved the poor so much, he created millions more.)
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To: Evil Slayer

I hope he does. This is completely tone-deaf and will turn off his base without adding any net voters.
What a clown.


82 posted on 10/03/2012 7:54:38 PM PDT by mabelkitty
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To: Evil Slayer
I'd take this more seriously if this was against Iranian targets, especially with Iran just about ready to at least build a gunbarrel-style nuclear bomb with a yield of around 15 kT (Iran has NOT demonstrated they could build an implosion-style bomb given the high precision engineering involved in such a device).
83 posted on 10/03/2012 8:05:11 PM PDT by RayChuang88 (FairTax: America's economic cure)
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To: al baby

Yeah, well, the State Department had it coming when they fired and sued Black Water for defending them by killing “civilians” in Iraq that one time.

A dollar short and a day late at least, shall we say.

Screw them all.


84 posted on 10/03/2012 9:37:25 PM PDT by JudgemAll (Democrats Fed. job-security Whorocracy & hate:hypocrites must be gay like us or be tested/crucified)
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To: JudgemAll

“The reason uhhhhh I didn’t do well in the debate, I-I-uh uh was so focused on the planning for Libya.”


85 posted on 10/03/2012 9:42:16 PM PDT by Perdogg
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To: Perdogg

This is what Carter said during the Iran debacle. LOL.


86 posted on 10/03/2012 9:48:53 PM PDT by JudgemAll (Democrats Fed. job-security Whorocracy & hate:hypocrites must be gay like us or be tested/crucified)
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To: Walkingfeather
AYE!!!!

Personally, I wouldn't be surprised if some type of operatives were used to "seed" the situation.

87 posted on 10/03/2012 9:55:23 PM PDT by mountn man (Happiness is not a destination, its a way of life.)
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To: mass55th

I could be wrong, and often am. But I thought FBI was mainly domestic investigations, while CIA was more foreign.


88 posted on 10/03/2012 10:00:10 PM PDT by mountn man (Happiness is not a destination, its a way of life.)
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To: mass55th
I was under the impression that intelligence knew of the concentration of al-queda members in the Benghazi area prior to the attack.

We should. They were part of the coalition we backed to overthrow Khadafi. So, we do know these people.

89 posted on 10/03/2012 10:37:36 PM PDT by marron
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To: mountn man
"I could be wrong, and often am. But I thought FBI was mainly domestic investigations, while CIA was more foreign."

That's what we've been led to believe, but if you check out this webpage, they deal with other overseas crimes like espionage, as well as international terrorism, etc.:

FBI: What We Investigate

90 posted on 10/03/2012 10:44:28 PM PDT by mass55th (Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
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To: Responsibility2nd

I would love to be in on Jarrett’s discussions with -bama right now... since she apparently has major sway on all military operations... I bet that her top concern is the exact day to do the strike in order to get the maximum voting benefit before the anti-war shrieks overtake the “patriotic” swelling of heads.


91 posted on 10/03/2012 10:49:16 PM PDT by AFPhys ((Praying for our troops, our citizens, that the Bible and Freedom become basis of the US law again))
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To: marron
Needs to be done. It will be seen as election grandstanding if he does it but it still needs to be done. If he fails to get the baddies that will rightfully be laid at O and Hillary’s feet. Its already an issue, rightfully so, that the ambassador was sent to his death without security, and its an issue that we were supporting the people who ultimately murdered him. Leaving his murder unanswered is unthinkable election or no. November can’t come soon enough for me.

I love drones and our military in the air and on the ground. They are great killing machines. However, AlQueda is not a person or a small group. It is a concept of war and Jihad. You can kill it leaders and new leaders will spring from the ground like weeds in the spring. Weeds do not grow if the ground and rain and nutrients are not there for them to use and grow.

The way to defeat AlQueda and the Taliban is to remove the source of sustenance and shelter. The countries, individuals and institutions that give aid and shelter to these organizations are the fertile ground, rain and nutrients of these terrorists.

Killing the terrostists is good, but will not end the terror. Killing the terrorists and destroying their fertile ground will stop the problem.

This is not an easy task. One must be prepared to kill, destroy and wreck havoc on those that commit terror and those that sponsor it with aid, comfort, finance and a safe haven. At the same time we must welcome and aid those in belligerent countries that do not support the belligerent acts against us.

I think it was Freeper River Rat that said, "if you are not willing to kill your enemy and all that stand with him, surrender for he has already defeated you." River Rat describes the reality of conflict. It is not pretty.

92 posted on 10/03/2012 10:52:43 PM PDT by cpdiii (Deckhand, Roughneck, Mud Man, Geologist, Pilot, Pharmacist. THE CONSTITUTION IS WORTH DYING FOR!)
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To: marron; river rat
Needs to be done. It will be seen as election grandstanding if he does it but it still needs to be done. If he fails to get the baddies that will rightfully be laid at O and Hillary’s feet. Its already an issue, rightfully so, that the ambassador was sent to his death without security, and its an issue that we were supporting the people who ultimately murdered him. Leaving his murder unanswered is unthinkable election or no. November can’t come soon enough for me.

I love drones and our military in the air and on the ground. They are great killing machines. However, AlQueda is not a person or a small group. It is a concept of war and Jihad. You can kill it leaders and new leaders will spring from the ground like weeds in the spring. Weeds do not grow if the ground and rain and nutrients are not there for them to use and grow.

The way to defeat Al Queda and the Taliban is to remove the source of sustenance and shelter. The countries, individuals and institutions that give aid and shelter to these organizations are the fertile ground, rain and nutrients of these terrorists.

Killing the terrorists is good, but will not end the terror. Killing the terrorists and destroying their fertile ground will stop the problem.

This is not an easy task. One must be prepared to kill, destroy and wreck havoc on those that commit terror and those that sponsor it with aid, comfort, finance and a safe haven. At the same time we must welcome and aid those in belligerent countries that do not support the belligerent acts against us.

I think it was Freeper River Rat that said, "if you are not willing to kill your enemy and all that stand with him, surrender for he has already defeated you." River Rat describes the reality of conflict. It is not pretty.

93 posted on 10/03/2012 10:59:08 PM PDT by cpdiii (Deckhand, Roughneck, Mud Man, Geologist, Pilot, Pharmacist. THE CONSTITUTION IS WORTH DYING FOR!)
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To: cpdiii

Excellent post.


94 posted on 10/03/2012 11:00:48 PM PDT by marron
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To: marron
Arab Spring has passed

Kadaffy was planted, poor ol Stevens fell under the plow

now it is time for farmer Obama to bring in the sheaves

95 posted on 10/03/2012 11:08:48 PM PDT by KTM rider
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To: Evil Slayer
Closing the barn door after the cows have gotten out...

Obozo has already lashed out in anger... He went right after the First Amendment of the US Constitution.


96 posted on 10/03/2012 11:15:39 PM PDT by Bon mots (Abu Ghraib: 47 Times on the front page of the NY Times | Benghazi: 2 Times)
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To: mountn man
What I think happened is that Kadaffy was allowed taken out so they could get his money,

I have a feeling Ambassador Stevens had info on how much money Libya had and was working as liasion with the new government to keep track of it,

I think Amb Stevens was taken out by the terrorist soldier of fortune that Holder released from Gitmo to clean things up

Now they need to clean up that little mess and thats what this is about [/plausible consipracy theory]

97 posted on 10/03/2012 11:19:28 PM PDT by KTM rider
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To: BuffaloJack

I cannot see it. There is no way he or anyone else planned this debacle. Even CNN has turned against him and it is sying there is a “cover-up.”


98 posted on 10/04/2012 6:16:44 AM PDT by PghBaldy (I am sick of Obama's and Hillary's apologies to muslims, especially after 11 September 2012.)
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To: Evil Slayer
More likely than ever now after The Kenyan's dismal performance last night.

"Sorry, but the President is much too busy lining up missiles to fire into a tent to hit a camel in the ass to bother with trivial things like debates.

All three remaining debates have therefore been cancelled."

99 posted on 10/04/2012 1:19:50 PM PDT by Churchillspirit (9/11/2001. NEVER FORGET.)
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To: Evil Slayer
Too little and too late, unless the MSM blows it up into a "look at the warrior Bambi". That will be easily refuted.

The 3:00am call came for the protection of our sovereign consulate and Bambi went to sleep to party with Beyonce and JazzyJ (whatever his punk name) the next day. Next night (or 2 later) was his appearance on Letterman and then he flew to Vegas (which he said we shouldn't support).
MUST CAMPAIGN; MUST CAMPAIGN; MUST CAMPAIGN - got golf?

All while his flying monkeys watched our Ambassador Stevens being dragged through the streets after requesting increased security while Obama, Hillary, and others said it was result of a stupid little video trailer. This obvious attempted cover-up of Islamists' planned and precise attack will bite him before this election season is over. I predict that it will be covered in the foreign policy debate if Romney has the cojones that he showed last night.

When Bambi says HE killed Osama bin laden, I hope Romney points out the countless intel agencies over the years who finally found him, and that Bambi had NO choice but order the kill. Of course he had to be pulled of the golf course for such a top-down executive decision, when the operators in country should have just killed the monster.

The boy is going down. Social media is over-coming his lock with the alphabet channels and newsprint is dead.

100 posted on 10/04/2012 2:51:27 PM PDT by A Navy Vet (An Oath is Forever)
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