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Petraeus Scandal Diverts Focus From Benghazi Cover-Up

Drifter Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 10:32 PM
There are so many already, we would hardly know what to do with another one...
lookfurther Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 10:27 AM
One has to guess we Americans are left to stuff our questions.

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...