[QUOTE=bitonti;4021725]i dont think these were GOP lies
the Democrats really were soft on terror
from JFK Bay of Pigs to JimmY Carter Iran Hostage to Clinton Blackhawk down and other failures the Democrats really sucked at this part of the job.
Obama did better than all these guys put together.[/QUOTE]
JFK was right to not send air cover in the bay of pigs invasion. Why should we have risked nuclear war with Russia by OVERTLY getting involved in ousting Castro? Was nuclear war worth the risk to salvage the casinos and hotels for the mafia and U.S. Government?!?!
What he should have done (but he was too inexperienced at the time) was cancel the mission all together. Then again, he probably would have been shot sooner....