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If You Cover Your Ears, You Can't Hear the Bomb Go Off

Mick135 Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 2:01 PM
Somehow Waco, TX keeps coming to mind when i think of drone strikes in the U.S.... you know, when you have a rogue agency that must justify its existence, another fabulous tool in the toolbox. The fact that so many innocents died is simply unfortunate... or simply "TOO bad for the pals of the target."
"Barack Obama of 2007 would be right down here with me arguing against this drone strike program if he were in the Senate," Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., declared in the course of his 13-hour Senate "talking filibuster," which delayed a confirmation vote for now-CIA chief John Brennan.

That's the thing; the Obama of 2007 no longer exists.

Obama 2007 opposed enhanced interrogation techniques that the CIA used on al-Qaida leaders under President George W. Bush. Obama 2013 banned the use of those techniques. Now he orders others to just kill al-Qaida terrorists.

The imperious president has an attorney general who, when Paul asked whether...