RedState Morning Briefing August 17, 2012Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. Observe the Democrat Puppeteers of the New York Times and Washington Post2. Paul Ryan: Radical American3. Special Operations OPSEC targets Obama for reckless intelligence leaks———————————————————————-1. Observe the Democrat Puppeteers of the New York Times and Washington PostThe writer Emma Bull is quoted as saying, “Coincidence is the word we use when we can’t see the levers and pulleys.” I’m not sure if it is levers, pulleys, and strings moving Maureen Dowd, Katrina vanden Heuvel, the New York Times, and the Washington Post, or just hands up the nether regions like controlling a muppet, but if we look carefully enough I think we are seeing an orchestrated messaging machine from the Democratic Party.Please click here for the rest of the post.2. Paul Ryan: Radical AmericanIf there’s anything we’ve come to expect from the Obama administration and his media lackeys, it’s demonizing those opposed to his agenda. So it was no surprise when his campaign’s immediate response to Mitt Romney’s Vice Presidential pick of Paul Ryan was to label him “radical”. In the same predictable fashion, Democrats cheered at another chance to play the radical card.Please click here for the rest of the post.3. Special Operations OPSEC targets Obama for reckless intelligence leaksA group of former special operations and C.I.A. officers accuse President Obama of spiking the football — taking credit for killing Osama bin Laden, and recklessly leaking intelligence information about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and other security matters solely to gain political advantage.Please click here for the rest of the post.