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Subject:  A Country Unhinged Date:  11/16/2012  10:54 PM
Author:  ascenzm Number:  655624 of 734514

http://www.victorhanson.com/articles/hanson111512B.html

The USA is rotting from within. Time to purge the perfumed princes (as the late Col. David Hackworth called most military generals) from the military.

Mike

How can some individual just call up an FBI friend (?) and thereby instigate an FBI investigation? And how did that lead to an FBI agent photographing himself bare-chested and apparently infatuated with a married mother of three?

How can a PhD candidate, without any journalistic or historical credentials, become the public face of a four-star general and be privy to information to the point of hitting the lecture circuit to pontificate about a CIA annex in Benghazi?

How did an early-middle-aged married mother of two suddenly morph into a court biographer who lectured on everything from military practice to leadership to national-security challenges?

How can a Florida socialite by any stretch of the imagination merit a vast email correspondence with the nation’s highest ranking warriors entrusted to conduct our most critical struggles? What in the world is an “honorary consul general” and who extends such Alice Through the Looking Glass titles?

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