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Petraeus Scandal Diverts Focus From Benghazi Cover-Up

airing Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 8:32 PM
Republican social engineering in Iraq cost the lives of 4,800 Americans, wounded 30,000 American soldiers and up to 200,000 American soldiers with head trauma and complications from brain concussions. You feign indifference because you had your precious Bush tax cut for it all. Again, war is not free.

I think I know what David Petraeus is thankful for this week.

Even though it appears the former CIA director lied to the House Intelligence Committee on Sept. 14, and may have lied again to the same committee on Nov. 16, he is starting to slip out of the inner ring of Benghazi cover-up suspects. We are losing sight of his official role in the deception as the media lens ossifies over a tawdry love triangle. For this, he must be thankful. Maybe to ensure the good fortune continues, Petraeus has hired Bob Barnett, the $975-per-hour Washington superlawyer to officials with issues...