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Oh My: Susan Rice Withdraws From Secretary of State Consideration

Bigdogoffthechain11 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 6:46 PM
"Seeing as how I am completely incompetent, and have been promoted on government service far past my abilities, skills and intellect based upon my race and sex alone, I withdaw from further consideration for a position that may result in me going to jail."
Chestertonfan Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 7:01 PM
That's why over 300 people around DC got the AQ emails. Soooo, instead of saying nothing, or declining to comment, they sent Ms Rice out to deliberately lie in a pathetic attempt at diversion. Try again, you are just reading like you're an idiot.

Apparently grossly misleading the public about a terrorist attack -- whether through deliberate lies or under-informed shilling -- does have consequences.  As of this afternoon, US Ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, is officially out of the post-Hillary SecState sweepstakes.  The question is, did she withdraw on her own volition, or was she given a little shove by the White House?  NBC News has the exclusive:

Embattled U.N. envoy Susan Rice is dropping out of the running to be the next secretary of state after months of criticism over her Benghazi comments, she told NBC...