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Have You Noticed?

Edward327 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 11:13 PM
Original: It would be really nice if, while you are planning your extensive posting marathon, you would make sure you are responding to the correct person. You accuse of Milt37 of "smear" for making derogatory comments about dave64 (the person who obviously hates the US military, etc.). It is pretty clear that you though Milt37 was Dan107, since you address the actions of "the Ambassador" and Milt37 made no comments about the Ambassador at all. I know, it is difficult to tell the difference between the two, when you've seen one number, you've seen them all.

Nobody resigns in disgrace any more. Disgrace may be just as common as ever -- such is the human condition -- but not resignations. Even when they're clearly called for. Rank still has its privileges, especially when it's abused. As when the higher-ups at the State Department failed to protect our best and brightest -- like Ambassador Chris Stevens, a rising star in our diplomatic corps. Along with three other dedicated professionals, he was killed in the terrorist raid on an American compound in Benghazi.

An independent investigation of that bloody debacle was clearly needed. This one was...