This article goes with the premise that the bin Laden kill was real and shows how Biden lives up to his reputation for saying stupid things, but bin Laden had been dead for years.
It was a ruse to take the news away from his forged birth certificate release that Friday. There was also a royal wedding on the same weekend so no one was interested in delving into the birth certificate story.
Seal Team Six was eliminated a short time later to bury the real story about the raid.
And of course, 43 year old Andrew Breitbart dropped dead in the wee hours of the morning on the very day he said he was to release damning videos of the former foreign aid student.
March 21, 2012 by Gary DeMar
A CNS News article reports that “The White House asserted that Vice President Joe Biden did not misspeak when he said, ‘you can go back 500 years. You cannot find a more audacious plan,’ referring to President Barack Obama’s decision to kill Osama bin Laden.”
To give credit where credit is due, finally getting Osama Bin Laden was the right thing to do and the Obama Administration should get credit for it. I know that without the Special Forces and the prep time put in by the Bush Administration, it wouldn’t have happened. There’s a lot of credit to go around.
500 years is a long time and includes a lot of history. I picked three examples off the top of my head that qualify as really bold moves. I’m sure you can think of others. You might want to send your list to Vice President Biden and President Obama.
The founders who signed their names to the Declaration of Independence was a more bold move than killing Osama Bib Laden. Notice what they signed their names to:
We, therefore, the Representatives of the United States of America, in General Congress, Assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, do, in the Name, and by Authority of the good People of these Colonies, solemnly publish and declare, That these united Colonies are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States, that they are Absolved from all Allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain, is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States, they have full Power to levy War, conclude Peace, contract Alliances, establish Commerce, and to do all other Acts and Things which Independent States may of right do. — And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes, and our sacred Honor.
These men were willing to give up everything for liberty, including their “Lives.” Here’s how one historian put it: