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March 9, 2013

Benghazi: Six Months of Deceit

Check out Brandon and I making an appearance on Sean Hannity’s hour long special about Benghazi which aired last night:

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is an eight year Army Special Operations veteran who served as a Sniper and Team Leader in 3rd Ranger Battalion and as a Senior Weapons Sergeant on a Military Free Fall team in 5th Special Forces Group. Having left the military in 2010, he graduated from Columbia with a BA in political science. Murphy is the author of Reflexive Fire, Target Deck, Direct Action, and numerous non-fiction articles about Weapons, Tactics, Special Operations, Terrorism, and Counter-Terrorism. He has appeared in documentaries, national television, and syndicated radio.

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  • OldHeadFrog07444

    SEAN SPOONTS If you listened to his full sentence it was, in response to the lack of security. The two orders to stand down which are to be given by the President in that situation were not discussed. But I noticed Hannity doing it as well.

  • Txazz

    Benghazi October Surprise (The Gutsy Call --- Not) Gun Running to Terrorists Monday Oct 29, 2012     Benghazi - October Surprise      Gadi Adelman I sat down with a former CIA operative of 20 years, Clare Lopez, for a candid interview of why. Clare M. Lopez’s bio is by itself a who’s who of counter-intelligence. She is a strategic policy and intelligence expert with a focus on Middle East,homeland security, national defense, and counterterrorism issues. Lopez began her career as an operations officer with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), serving domestically and abroad for 20 years in a variety of assignments, acquiring extensive expertise in counterintelligence, counternarcotics, and counterproliferation issues with a career regional focus on the former Soviet Union, Central and Eastern Europe and the Balkans. She has served in or visited over two dozen nations worldwide, speaks several languages, including Spanish, Bulgarian, French, German, and Russian, and currently is studying Farsi. Read more at

  • mashdoc

    True.  Denmark is a far cry from "global."  Yet the Salafist hydra is multi-headed.  6 chopped off only one of the heads.  Literally.  So what's left?:  AQ in the Maghreb/Somalia/Sudan/Yemen/Algeria/Paki/Mali/Indonesia/Egypt... ad nauseum. Same entities.  Different names.  True that they've got no CentCom.  It's worse.  It's called Sharia.

  • JandinkinsJan

    @OPR @JackMurphyRGR @Blake Miles @mashdoc What did you think about Obama's "57 states and one more to go" remark during the 08 campaign?

  • JandinkinsJan

    @JackMurphyRGR @Blake Miles @mashdoc Kind of like the blind sheik?