Today I have been playing around with reading up on what I consider a cluster snuffle in Benghazi, and the events in Arizona.
On the Benghazi issue, it seems possible that Hillary made the cold decision that letting a few Americans die would be more palatable in diplomacy than sending an AC-130 to turn everything within 100yards of the embassy into bloody mush.
The real question here is why there was 7 hours between the order to rescue by any means and the eventual deaths of everyone in the compound. The changing of uniforms by Marines indicates some level of response was planed but that the indecision was over how best to deal with the situation without hurting the feelings of Libyan Government officials. That’s basically a good example of how trying to be politically correct wastes time and gets people killed.
It seems unlikely that anything will happen as a result of this giant inquiry, but it is good that this level of investigation happened.
Then there is the tarmac meeting between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch. Here’s a youtube video- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRWDP-PWunE
While on it’s surface it seems like just a friendly hello. A guy just blundering onto the private jet of the prosecutor who will be in charge of a case against his wife to randomly talk about Grandchildren for no discernible reason reeks. Even if it is just a friendly discussion about offspring, this kind of personal formation of a relationship has deliberate messaging. Especially coming from a seriously talented political mind like Bill.
I don’t think