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Don't need the 9-11 Commission

by Del McMullen / April 1, 2004 5:17 AM PST
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Re:Don't need the 9-11 Commission
by Dave Konkel [Moderator] / April 1, 2004 5:22 AM PST

Hi, Del.

The first half-truth is in her very first line:
>>The day of Reagan's inauguration, the hostages were released. <<
True -- but that was because William Casey had brokered a deal to keep them hostage as long as Carter was President. The Iraqis intended the timing to highlight the deal, but Americans refused to believe the truth.

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(NT) The Iraqis?
by C1ay / April 1, 2004 6:13 AM PST
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Re: The Iraqis? oops -- meant Iranians, obviously(NT)
by Dave Konkel [Moderator] / April 1, 2004 8:10 AM PST
In reply to: (NT) The Iraqis?

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Wow, there are actually a few grains of truth this time
by Josh K / April 1, 2004 5:25 AM PST

I'm impressed! Not just by the fact that she traces the problem back to Carter's poor handling of the Iran hostage situation (I agree), but by the fact that she acknowledges that Bush I fell short when it came to fighting terrorism.

The rest is about what I'd expect from Ann Coulter.

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Re: actually a few grains of truth this time -- Well, it IS April 1! (NT)

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