Skip to comments.Barack Obama blames US Navy for increased North Korean tensions.
Posted on 04/07/2013 10:47:54 AM PDT by Nachum
Ever notice that this administration is only lightning-fast when it comes to shifting blame when things dont work out perfectly? They practically left a vapor trail in their zeal to anonymously accuse the US military of being responsible for our tense situation with North Korea:
So, its the Navys fault that the U.S.-North Korea spat has gone so far?
Thats the apparent message from senior administration officials who, according to the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, said that they had long planned to send B-52s, B-2 stealth bombers, and F-22 fighters to the Korean Peninsula as part of preplanned wargames with South Korea, but that they had not planned the recent deployment of Navy destroyers.
Last weekend, the U.S. ordered two guided-missile destroyers to the Western Pacific the U.S.S. John S. McCain and the U.S.S. Decatur to provide additional defense against North Korean ballistic missiles.
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In his usual childish manner, Barry Soetoro blames somebody else for his screwups. The Obamanoids love it!
"So, its the Navys fault that the U.S.-North Korea spat has gone so far? "
No. It's the US and NK 'public' who were made aware of the ship's movements by the MSM (and Internet). This was made clear in another 'similar' article recently posted on FR.
It's our fault.
Obama. What a damn tool.
The first thought that entered my mind when I read the headline. I didn't even have to read the rest before coming to the same conclusion.
Is that video real?
Please, comparing President Obama to Captain Queeg is an insult and a slander to fine officer, with a long service record, who may have had personality quirks, but who rendered honorable and loyal service to the United States.
“In his usual childish manner, Barry Soetoro blames somebody else for his screwups. The Obamanoids love it!”
The cic is back on the “it ain’t my fault” lie. What a surprise!
Captain Queeg's a fictional character in a play, and... well so is Obama.
No Choom boy, it was lil ill kimmy who esclated the situation. The US Navy will de-esclate it if necessary.
Thats the way of a fascist.
There is far less than zero probability that the Navy ordered those destroyers into that region without explicit clearance from the White House, by someone speaking for the President. Delegating authority does not relieve one of responsibility.
Herman Wouk served in a DE during Typhoon Cobra (”Halsey’s Typhoon, the typhoon of 1944) and knew whereof he wrote. Queeg was a “composite” character, who exhibited in excess some of the characteristics of an inadequate commander in a crisis.
Read from the original. As much as I dislike Obama, that statement isn’t blaming the Navy. It’s just saying the other actions had been planned for some time.
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“Hey! I didn’t do that! Somebody else did that!” - Barry Soetoro
Is this real? When?
...this clown can not lead period! He couldn’t lead a kindergarten assault on a bag of M&M”s
Plaque on Harry S Truman's desk: "The Buck Stops Here."
Plaque on Ronald Reagan's desk: "Anyone can do anything if they don't care who get's the credit."
Plaque on what's his name's desk: "Out to Lunch."
0blamey could apologize. That wouldn’t inflame the Norks would it?
He forgot, everything is Bushes fault
Cowardly, weasely,lying, phony American Chicago sewer denizen.
I want a military man as Commander-in-Chief not some scrawny little fairy wanker who hasn’t done anything significant other than frequent bath houses, smoke dope, and lie like hell. He had to make up stories about having a girlfriend.
He is an experiment gone wild! He spends money like it belongs to someone else. Isn’t that strange?
How he was able to father those two girls will remain a mystery known only to himself and the wookie.
He’s not a leader.
No, dereliction of duty.
I've heard the quote attributed to Henry Ford, "It's amazing what a man can accomplish if he doesn't care who gets credit."
No, it’s actually pretty old but I love it.
Plaque on what’s his name’s desk: “Out to Lunch.”
“Out on vacation again, somewhere... Warm.”
What’s he bitching about? After all, he has an admiral who has publicly stated that “global warming” is the biggest strategic threat we face.
The Commie is just disappointed that the Nork missiles can’t reach Texas.
Why is he spouting off when he loves to claim that title?
Maybe he can find the strawberries
Obama is right, of course and heads need to roll at the highest levels. Let’s start with the guy in charge of the Navy, the Commander and Chief.
In times like these, I wish I had a ‘Where’s W’ app on my phone. Cuz I’d go wherever that was.
Note to self** engage brain before typing.
sorry Obama is just the White House Community Organizer , his job is speechifying and nothing else
Several different quotes to keep in mind about Obama, use at your leisure.
“The most deceitful persons spend their lives in blaming deceit, so as to use it on some great occasion to promote some great interest.” Francois de La Rochifoucauld (1613-1680)
“Blame is a lazy man’s wages.” Danish Proverb
“draw the Curtain, the Fraud is over.” Francois Rebalais
Actually you are right the first time...he is chief of some tribe in Kenya, where he was born.
Obama wasn’t born here so he doesn’t know:
A commander-in-chief is the person exercising supreme command authority of a nation’s military forces.
According to Article II, Section 2, Clause I of the Constitution, the President of the United States is commander-in-chief of the United States Armed Forces.
Any chance we could send our most honored naval vet, Senator McCain out as a goodwill ambassador?
If he happens to be taken prisoner, oh well.
Which goes to even further embolden our enemies including North Korea. They certainly know the US Navy doesn’t move ships around without authority especially into politically sensitive areas.
[”Out to Lunch.”]
...and another dog goes missing.
I am fighting a battle in my own mind, trying not to have hatred for these slime sucking scum bags. At this time, I am not sure I will win the battle. There is no limit to the evil they will stoop to.
Obama is pure evil.
scrawny little fairy wanker
Well, you know Moochelle screwed up the other day and referred to herself as a “single mom”. My immediate thought was: makes sense to me. Those girls don’t look anything like Obama.
Is that clip for real!? If so what is the background of the situation?
Barry should fly to Pyongyang to personally bow and apologize.