Official: Obama Admin Drafted Memo to Blame Military If Bin Laden Mission Failed

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    So Bill Clinton worrying about the political implications for Obama instead of the possible loss of lives by our Seals was just another lie?? Slap me silly and call me dumb!!:eek:
     
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    That's a big time CYA and I'd be really interested if other presidents have done the same when authorizing such incursions?

    I can just hear Barry if the stuff had hit the fan during the mission. "Yes, of course I made the call. It was the right thing to do based on the intel information on hand and the plan presented to me by so-and-so. Now, had I known then what we know now there is no way I would have given the go-ahead, and today I'm directing a full investigation be undertaken in order to determine..."
     
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    Where's this memo?
     
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    It's hardly unique for Presidents - and politicians generally - to cover their ass in case something goes to shit. Surely, you know that. It's not just Obama... I'm quietly confident that it's SOP for any incumbent. But to deny that one does it when you know the previous guy did is pathetic.
     
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    I would dearly like to see that this so-called memo exists before wagging a finger. Seems.....uh.....prudent.
     
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    Hilarious to watch you guys squirming over Obama getting Bin Laden
     

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