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    Help me out here. I thought the doc was unable to confirm...? No?

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    Quote Originally Posted by WestCoastOffensive View Post
    From what I have read, BO kick-started that (apparently dead) program to actually find OBL. Now I'm not partisan, but I thought it was relevant to your post.

    You should read the NY Times instead...

    5/7/11
    http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2...-ladens-death/

    Four Years Ago (2007): American intelligence for the first time uncovers the name of Bin Ladenís trusted courier but cannot locate him.

    How dey do that?

    I knows:

    http://www.cnbc.com/id/42871400/

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    Quote Originally Posted by WestCoastOffensive View Post
    Whoa!

    Dr. Afidi courageously ran a fake inocculation campaign; he was no shady, drugged-out skell.
    You think there arent professional persons who are govt informants? There are risks and they are told about those risks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cr726 View Post
    You think there arent professional persons who are govt informants? There are risks and they are told about those risks.
    Not my contention; your post seemed callous, considering the magnitude of the effort.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cr726 View Post
    You think there arent professional persons who are govt informants? There are risks and they are told about those risks.
    I'm pretty sure the White House flipped on the professional as well... The guy that got the data drive into the Iranian facility... I'm sure he's not scared to death right now. Unless he's not CIA. Then **** him? Right?

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    Repub Burr. Lol



    Quote Originally Posted by Jungle Shift Jet View Post
    You should read the NY Times instead...

    5/7/11
    http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2...-ladens-death/

    Four Years Ago (2007): American intelligence for the first time uncovers the name of Bin Ladenís trusted courier but cannot locate him.

    How dey do that?

    I knows:

    http://www.cnbc.com/id/42871400/

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    Quote Originally Posted by WestCoastOffensive View Post
    Not my contention; your post seemed callous, considering the magnitude of the effort.
    Informants aren't robots, they are aware of risks.

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    Yea, the WH made all the calls.

    Quote Originally Posted by AlwaysGreenAlwaysWhite View Post
    I'm pretty sure the White House flipped on the professional as well... The guy that got the data drive into the Iranian facility... I'm sure he's not scared to death right now. Unless he's not CIA. Then **** him? Right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cr726 View Post
    Yea, the WH made all the calls.
    Seems too much of a coincidence these leaks didn't come from the WH... Are you saying that it is your belief they generated elsewhere?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlwaysGreenAlwaysWhite View Post
    Seems too much of a coincidence these leaks didn't come from the WH... Are you saying that it is your belief they generated elsewhere?
    Which leaks are you talking about? I was talking about the Dr in Pakinstan.
    Last edited by cr726; 06-11-2012 at 08:25 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cr726 View Post
    Which leaks are you talking about? I was talking about the Dr in Pakinstan.
    From your depends.

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    Quote Originally Posted by acepepe View Post
    From your depends.
    Humor depends on many, many things, Ace.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cr726 View Post
    Which leaks are you talking about? I was talking about the Dr in Pakinstan.
    Okay. Did the Dr. leak come from the WH, in your opinion.

    As a sidebar, slightly OT, has the WH been responsible for any recent leaks impacting national security.

    Just curious...

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    Quote Originally Posted by WestCoastOffensive View Post
    From what I have read, BO kick-started that (apparently dead) program to actually find OBL. Now I'm not partisan, but I thought it was relevant to your post.
    The idea that the hunt for Bin Ladin was dead is almost as absurd as the bolded part of your comment.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlwaysGreenAlwaysWhite View Post
    Okay. Did the Dr. leak come from the WH, in your opinion.

    As a sidebar, slightly OT, has the WH been responsible for any recent leaks impacting national security.

    Just curious...
    Just by his defense of the leaks it is obvious that he thinks they came from the WH. Look at some of the libs on this thread. Most are saying the leaks are no big deal. That alone is evidence that they think they came from the WH. It doesn't hurt that some of the reported events include detailed conversations that occured in the Obama situation room. Who else could know that stuff?

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    The leak is in the White House. The man is a incompetent asswipe! There is a hole loking for an ass in Chicago!

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    Quote Originally Posted by AlwaysGreenAlwaysWhite View Post
    Okay. Did the Dr. leak come from the WH, in your opinion.

    As a sidebar, slightly OT, has the WH been responsible for any recent leaks impacting national security.

    Just curious...
    I have no idea. I hope they find out whomever is responsible for the leaks.

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    Which leak is worse?

    This set of leaks.

    Or the Valerie "Covert Operative" Plame leak?

    Which one damages National Security more, potentially?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chiefst2000 View Post
    Just by his defense of the leaks it is obvious that he thinks they came from the WH. Look at some of the libs on this thread. Most are saying the leaks are no big deal. That alone is evidence that they think they came from the WH. It doesn't hurt that some of the reported events include detailed conversations that occured in the Obama situation room. Who else could know that stuff?
    A newspaper reporting a leak is different than a govt official leaking info.

    Kinda like when the WH leaks info to the paper and then uses that article to re-enforce their point. Crazy right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Warfish View Post
    Which leak is worse?

    This set of leaks.

    Or the Valerie "Covert Operative" Plame leak?

    Which one damages National Security more, potentially?
    Only time will tell. Outing a CIA agent because of her husband is the definition of classless and to let your right hand man take the fall to boot.

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