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Trump voters got well and truly suckered, Part 11

by Dan Burns on February 8, 2017 · 1 comment

trump5Fundamentally, 9/11 was able to happen because of the extreme – indeed, criminal – incompetence of the profoundly conservative Bush II administration. So this, from last week, is an especially disturbing indicator:
 

U.S. military officials told Reuters that Trump approved his first covert counterterrorism operation without sufficient intelligence, ground support or adequate backup preparations.
 
As a result, three officials said, the attacking SEAL team found itself dropping onto a reinforced al Qaeda base defended by landmines, snipers, and a larger than expected contingent of heavily armed Islamist extremists.
(Reuters)

Comment below fold.
 

Comments:
From Eric Ferguson:
Sean Spicer says that the death of an American soldier means those who made the decisions are above criticism.
 
http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/sean-spicer-anyone-questioning-yemen-raid-success-does-kia-commando-a-disservice
 
If Democrats handles this like Republicans handled Benghazi, the five year investigation would be starting shortly.
 

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