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Obama Lied, Crowley’s Cred Died.

CedarStrip Wrote: Oct 20, 2012 2:37 PM
Jay; The thing is, the next day everyone went to fact check. They didn't move on. Obama's lie made far more people aware of the truth. Romney can only gain from it in the next debate. This incident and Fast And Furious are far more serious than Watergate.

President Obama’s lie at the debate--that he made an early call the Benghazi attack was terror-- was petty and ludicrous.

It was petty because, as a semantic dispute, it grasped brief advantage that necessarily had to yield to inevitable fact-checking. It was ludicrous because, as a matter of history, it pretended two weeks of vehement, contradictory spin from the administration never happened.

When Mitt Romney challenged Obama on his failure to admit the Benghazi massacre was terrorism, the president threw down a startling gauntlet: He had indeed called the attack an act...