October 26, 2012
Obama at the Third Debate: Misstatements or Outright Lies?
At the foreign policy debate, President Obama was condescending and arrogant, and once again, he misled the American public. He seems to think that just because he says something, it's the truth. American Thinker asked foreign policy experts their take on Obama's statements. The president had many facts wrong in this quote: "You mention the Navy, for example, and that we have fewer ships than we did in 1916. Well, governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets because the nature of our military has changed. ... We have these things called aircraft carriers, where planes land on them. We have these ships that go underwater -- nuclear submarines. And so the question is not a game of Battleship, where we're counting ships[.]" Bing West, the author of many military books, a former assistant secretary of defense, and a former Marine, would have told the president that he should check with the Marine Corps, since there are a number of instances where Marines use...(Read Full Article)