Last night’s episode of the hit cable series Twenty-First Century Golem (about Jewish mythology’s clay monster the Golem having adventures in the present-day) was scratched and a rerun aired in its place after the Obama administration declared that the subject matter – the Golem getting mixed-up in battles with the terrorists behind the attack on America’s diplomatic compound in Benghazi – might inspire violence in the Muslim world. “The producers are lucky their asses aren’t in jail” Obama quipped.
It was a reminder about how Obama lied when claiming that a youtube video that displayed irreverence to Islam caused the 9-11 anniversary attack on the U.S. compound in Libya back in 2012. All the evidence that has come out since then indicates that Obama intentionally lied to spare himself embarrassment and inconvenience during his reelection campaign, fearful that the well-planned Benghazi attack would expose yet another of his administration’s lies: that Al Qaeda was supposedly “on the run.” (Tet Offensive, anyone?)
In an exclusive statement to Balladeer’s Blog Obama had this to say: Continue reading