It’s amazing what is, and ain’t terrorism in this country. It would seem that terrorism, got a little Jim Crow, too…
This domestic terrorist was a 911 “Truther”, with – if the Internet postings are to believed – strong anti-government leanings. And while I tend to agree with him that the Raygun Administration utilized the drug trade to finance illicit operations off the books, and to as a unintended result, illicitly enrich certain Military personnel (Ollie North, anybody?) – that horse left the barn a long time ago.
What I find interesting is the the 911 “Truther” group has moved from being “wild-eyed leftist whackos” the right identified as “traitors” and “socialists” during the Bushit Administration – to being “wild-eyed Teabaggers with guns” embraced, and courted, and egged-on by the Republican Party. The right is once again manufacturing and attempting to mainstream more Timothy McVeighs – with the full indoctrination of media whack jobs like Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh.
Well wishes to the Pentagon Security guys who were injured for a speedy, and full recovery.
A California man killed in a shootout with Pentagon police drove cross-country and arrived at the military headquarters’ subway entrance armed with two semiautomatic weapons, authorities said Friday. The shooter apparently left behind Internet postings resentful of the government and airing suspicions about the 9/11 attacks. Read the rest of this entry »