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Meanwhile it's getting freaky in Egypt and Libya.

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He didn't announce it. It's not like he held a press conference just to provide that statement. It was just a factual response.

Just like other situations with Obama...he spoke stupidly.

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For what it's worth G5, this is only a shock to you. The Egyptian government knows exactly where we stand with them. It's not like they heard his statement and were all like "HEY!!! Wait a minute!!! I thought we were allies!!!"

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You're letting the political spin take control of you here G5. Not that that's any shocker though.

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Just like other situations with Obama...he spoke stupidly.

So then you think that this surprised Egypt. Do you think that they were under the impression that we were allies?

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Using the liberal tact against your own leader. Why get butthurt when it's nothing more than a diplomatic "shooting before you aim" statement.

i literally have no idea what you're talking about anymore.

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Nice link to a garbage opinion piece by top neocon daughter spawn of Dick Cheney.

lol

thanks for the warning

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Really sad:

http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/ingame/gamers-mourn-american-killed-libya-995476

In the forums of the online community Something Awful, where Smith was a volunteer moderator, word of his death began to spread. A good friend of Smith's for six years, Alex Gianturco, confirmed the news to the online community and explained via his EVE blog how Smith had even mentioned his perilous situation as protests grew outside the consulate.

Smith wrote to his friend via chat: "assuming we don't die tonight.We saw one of our 'police' that guard the compound taking pictures."

Gianturco said via Twitter that the last he ever heard from Smith was a shout of "oh sh#& gunfire." That was soon followed by news of the deadly attack in Libya.

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And then this:

http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/13/13840461-yemen-protesters-repelled-after-storming-us-embassy?lite

In Yemen, protesters breach the of the U.S. Embassy compound in the capital, Sanaa, as a wave of anti-American demonstrations sweeps across several Middle East nations. NBC's Richard Engel reports from Cairo.

By NBC News staff and wire reports

Updated at 11:22 a.m. ET: Protesters angry over an obscure film critical of Islam's Prophet Muhammad stormed the U.S. Embassy in Sanaa, Yemen, on Thursday, as unrest that led to the deaths of a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans in Libya spread to other countries in the region.

Yemeni security forces fired into the air as demonstrators reached the embassy's grounds, according to The Associated Press and Reuters. The New York Times reported that protesters managed to set fire to a building inside the compound but were forced by security forces to pull back after trying to take furniture and computers.

A local hospital official said the body of one person had been brought in from the scene of the clashes and medics were trying to determine the cause of death, Reuters reported. A security source told the news agency that at least 15 people were wounded, some from bullets, and 12 people were arrested.

A Yemeni official said that order had since been restored, but the situation on the ground appeared to remain fluid.

"Initial reports are that all embassy personnel are safe and accounted for," a U.S. State Department official told NBC News.

President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi offered "a personal apology" to Obama over the incident and ordered a swift investigation.

Hadi blamed "mob-like groups" bent on harming Yemeni-U.S. relations for the attack and promised to ensure they are properly punished, state news agency Saba said.

An Obama administration official told NBC News: "We are doing everything we can to support our mission in Yemen. We've had good cooperation from the Yemeni government which is working with us to maintain order and protect our facilities and people. These protests appear to be motivated by the (anti-Islam) film."

I still think blaming this on that crappy, creepy "film" is hilarious. There is no way these protests/attacks are motivated by that garbage.

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