BREAKING: ThinkProgress pig-ignorant about military.
Legal Insurrection tipped me to this one: apparently, ThinkProgress (link available via Legal Insurrection) got itself in a bit of a tizzy over a story in the Mexican press that one of the Navy SEALs that killed Osama bin Laden was the son of Mexican immigrants, which apparently means (according to TP) that we need to pass the DREAM Act* and that the military is | Read More »
JSOC analyst arrested in FBI spy sting.
‘JSOC’ being short for the ‘Joint Special Operations Command,’ which is known to normal people as a group that coordinates communications and operations among various American Special Forces organizations*. The alleged would-be spy Bryan Martin allegedly traded secret documents to an FBI operative in exchange for roughly $3,500; there’s no indication as of yet that he was working with anyone else, but between this and | Read More »
For all your “Laugh at Sy Hersh and his acolytes” needs.
But before you do, watch this video that has audio of Hersh talking about how the JSOC was an assassination squad under the orders of the Executive branch. Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy Yes, of course I’m going to harp on it. It’s my blog entry and the uncritical belief in whatever Sy Hersh says has been one | Read More »
It’s a shame Keith Olbermann’s not more popular.
If he was, my pointing out that this denial by Sy Hersh that he ever claimed that Cheney had a death squad was directly contradicted by audio found at this post: Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy “It’s an executive assassination ring, essentially.” …might have some more oomph. Alas, it’s Keith Olbermann, and it’s Sy Hersh: nobody with a | Read More »
Keith, you ignorant slut.
(H/T Ace of Spades) The previous two times were for Jim “Saddam paid my way!” McDermott and Jay “Blame the Michelle Whitey tape on the VRWC!” Carney, which should give you some clue of the special level of stuck on stupid that this designation requires. Luckily, Keith Olbermann is up to the challenge. This is based exclusively on a report by Sy Hersh… Yes, everybody | Read More »