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Benghazi -- No Mere 'October Surprise'

galefly2 Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 9:50 AM
Very well said, Rock. I am amazed that Jonah will write, "I am willing to believe that journalists like Gregory are sincere in their desire to play it straight" ! I don't believe that for a minute. I don't see Gregory as especially bright but he is obviously not out-and-out stupid. He is ,within my definition, a bald faced liar. He is a partisan for the left-most wing of the Democrat party. He knows EXACTLY what he is doing. He subscribes to the left's philosophy, "the end justifies the means", sans ANY bounds on the "means" Whatever it takes. He should be tarred and feathered and run out of town on a rail.
USNbubblehead Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 10:20 AM
Guys, don't forget that Jonah Goldberg would most likely find himself featured in fewer and fewer publications if he were too overt in his criticism. Because he needs for these outlets to publish his column and present his commentary to make his living, he obviously needs to couch his lance.

But we, however, do not. I think I'm starting to understand that some of these columnists are giving US the opportunity to say what they themselves cannot. We should not, and DO not squander that opportunity.


Remember Benghazi!
If you want to understand why conservatives have lost faith in the so-called mainstream media, you need to ponder the question: Where is the Benghazi feeding frenzy?

Unlike some of my colleagues on the right, I don't think there's a conspiracy at work. Rather, I think journalists tend to act on their instincts (some even brag about this; you could look it up). And, collectively, the mainstream media's instincts run liberal, making groupthink inevitable.

In 2000, a Democratic operative orchestrated an "October surprise" attack on George W. Bush, revealing that 24 years earlier, he'd been arrested for drunk driving. The...