Skip to comments.Deranged Leftists Blame Trump For Iran Shooting Down Ukrainian Jet
Posted on 01/10/2020 1:05:56 PM PST by Kaslin
RUSH: Yesterday we played a clip of Trump. He was talking to reporters in the Oval Off Well, no. It was at the infrastructure event that the president had, and we may have been the only ones to point this out.
Trump said yesterday that Soleimani was planning to blow up the U.S. embassy, and I remember asking, Is that not news? Nobody in the media touched on it. Nobody in the media covered it. Now we know why today. Its because theyre trying to claim that Trump is lying or that hes wrong about it or that hes making it up to benefit himself somehow which is what theyre continuing to say, that everything Trump does is for him.
Hes putting himself before American policy! I dont know how this does that, but thats their story and theyre sticking to it. I thought it was news yesterday when Trump said that Soleimani was planning to blow up the U.S. embassy this would be in Iraq, in Baghdad and if thats true, thats reason enough to take the guy out. Thats called connecting the dots. Let me repeat for you. People may not know this. The U.S. embassy in Baghdad is the largest and most expensive embassy in the world that we have.
The U.S. embassy in Baghdad is almost as big as Vatican City, and nobody knows this because there are never any pictures of it, and its You know, its not a featured destination. Its not a great diplomatic appointment. Its not like being appointed ambassador to the Court of St. James. (Thats Great Britain.) I mean, that is a cushy, ceremonial, really cool gig. Ambassador to Iraq? Your life is on the line.
This thing is heavily fortified. It goes back to the days of our invasion, the establishment of the Green Zone. You know how much it cost to build this embassy? It was $1.3 billion. The embassy, our embassy in Iraq has offices for more than 16,000 personnel. That would be a lot of casualties. If you have an embassy that expensive, that big, that many people in it, and you have intel that the military terrorist architect in Iran is gonna hit it?
Well, theres your dot that you connect, and you take the guy out.
He deserved to be taken out even if this wasnt the intel, which is another point that Trump has been making. Hes responsible for the deaths of hundreds and hundreds of military personnel IEDs, roadside bombs that Trump refers to them as. A senior defense official backed up the statements later on Thursday, telling reporters the U.S. had intelligence about multiple plots and threats involving Soleimani, including one that involved a plan to attack the embassy using explosives, and then Trump made the point again last night at his rally in Toledo.
So here. Lets go back to the audio sound bites. Number 6 were up to. This Jackie Speier, Democrat from California last night on CNN.
SPEIER: I have been briefed on it in the Intelligence Committee, so Im not really at liberty to say. But if what is being projected is true, uh, this is yet another example of collateral damage from the actions that have been taken in a provocative way by the president of the United States.
RUSH: There you go. We are to blame! Its our fault here. The question she was asked: Do you think the Iranians assumed this was some sort of U.S. military plane? This is about the Ukrainian jet that was shot down. Somehow, this is our fault. Somehow, this is Trumps fault. Somehow that Ukrainian airliner taking off at Tehran you know, the Ayatollah International is Trumps fault.
These people are loony. Its delusional. (impression) Well, Ive been briefed on it in the Intelligence Committee and am not really at liberty to say. But if whats being projected is true, this is yet another example of collateral damage from the actions that have been So we take out Soleimani, the Iranians take out a Ukraine jet, and its our fault. If you use this kind of thinking, we would never
And the Democrats have been this way with I dont care whether its terrorists or domestic criminals. For as long as I can remember, the Democrat attitude toward bad guys is, Dont try to catch em! Dont put em in jail! Youre only going to make them mad! That has been their standard operating procedure. When Republicans are in the Oval Office, do not go to war, do not take out terrorists.
Its only gonna make em mad. Everything Bush did, for example, opening up Club Gitmo and having Abu Ghraib, all of that was just going to be a gigantic recruitment for terrorism, right? This is what the Democrats always do, find a way to blame us, find a way to blame their own country, even when we take proactive, defensive measures.
And I, for one, get tired of it. I get tired of hearing these people consistently side with bad guys. I dont care whether they are domestic criminals; I dont care whether they are international terrorists; they definitely are the blame-America-first crowd.
Heres Mazie Hirono, Senator from Hawaii. She was also on CNN this morning. The question: President Trump claimed that Soleimani was actively planning new attacks, looking at attacking U.S. embassies, not just in Baghdad. Did you see any intelligence that said that?
HIRONO: No. So this is an example of the president embellishing as he goes. I have no idea where he got that from, but thats par for the course for this president.
CAMEROTA: The intelligence that you saw did or did not suggest an imminent attack?
HIRONO: It did not suggest to my, uh, I, I concluded after the, after the fact briefing that was done, uh, after the presidents, um, basically impulsive decision to kill Soleimani, uh, that there was no imminent threat.
RUSH: Now, folks, she couldnt do a better job if she was a spokeswoman for the mullahs. Somebody tell me the difference. I didnt see any intel. Well, maybe they didnt show you anything because they were afraid people like you would leak it. Maybe they didnt show you the intel because they know or suspect that you would use it somehow to undermine the president since thats the chief modus operandi of the Democrat Party today, is to do whatever they can to damage Trump. You know, whatever mess they make in the process theyre telling themselves theyll fix later, after they get the White House or what have you.
You couldnt have a statement that was more friendly and supportive of the mullahs, the ayatollahs in Iran, than what you just heard there from Mazie Hirono. Here is the blackface prime minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, late yesterday afternoon in Ottawa talking about the crash of the Ukraine international plane. There were some Canadians on board. And this is his response.
UNIDENTIFIED REPORTER: It seems this is the end result of a sequence of events that was sparked by the drone strike ordered by the U.S. president. So given the information you have, how much responsibility does the United States bear for this tragedy?
TRUDEAU: The evidence suggests that this is the likely cause, but we need to have a full and complete and credible investigation to establish exactly what happened. That is what we are calling for and that is what we are expecting will happen.
RUSH: Now, he was asked again in French, the little blackface prime minister there, and here is how that sounded.
UNIDENTIFIED REPORTER: (through translator) Do you feel that the U.S. is partly responsible for this, given that they created the situation in which the missiles were launched?
TRUDEAU: (through translator) I think thats one of the many questions that people will be thinking about.
RUSH: Now, you people, I dont care if youre Trudeau, if youre Mazie Hirono, Jackie Speier, Eric Swalwell, Pelosi, Adam Schiff, let me just tell you something. I dont know if youve looked at the polling data yet, but if you people want to continue to try to separate Trump from his supporters, if you want to try to run his public approval numbers down by taking the side of an avowed enemy of not just ours, but Israel and other American allies, then go right ahead. But I for the life of me cant figure out your thinking.
Do you really think that by opposing the president and sounding sympathetic to the Iranians, you are going to hurt Trump? Have you learned nothing in the last three years? You guys are a bunch of Wile E. Coyotes. Every Acme corporation bomb has blown up in your face, in your hands. And you keep running and buying more of these bombs, and they keep blowing up on you.
You really think this, Justin Trudeau, you really think blaming Trump for the Iranians shooting down a Ukraine airliner is gonna sell? In order to pull something like that off, in order to make that, you have to have a foundation of pre-existing hate for Trump beyond your own sordid, radical base. And you dont. Youre doing the exact opposite of what you intend. You are building support for Trump.
People are rallying around Trump, they are supporting, they are cheering what this president is doing in every which theater you can imagine: economics, domestic policy, foreign policy, War on Terror, hes being cheered. People are lining up in subfreezing temperatures for hours to get into his rallies. And you really think that youre gonna make hay by blaming Trump for what the Iranian terrorists are doing?
And then by saying Trump had no reason to take out Soleimani, even though he is responsible without any imminent attack, for the deaths of hundreds of Americans so far and counting? So youd have to conclude theyre not that dumb. So this is obviously fundraising. But Ill tell you what else it is, folks and coming up Im gonna break this down the Democrat Party, outside of the media, has become leaderless in Washington. It isnt Pelosi. And its not Chuck You Schumer. And it isnt anybody.
Theres nobody establishing a leadership plan, a leadership strategy. Theres nobody enforcing discipline on the troops. Its just everybody out there speaking and doing for themselves, trying to get noticed and the Drive-Bys are televising all of it hoping somebody connects with the American people on some level that they could actually oppose Trump or cause him problems. But theyre just flailing away.
I mean, stop and think, you literally pass two articles of impeachment, and you dont send em to the Senate? And you think somehow this is gonna cause negative numbers for Trump when what it does is cause average, ordinary American to say, What the hell are you doing? Okay, so you impeached the guy. Now what? Youre not gonna send the case over to the Senate? Theres not gonna be a trial?
Its the Democrats and their actions that are inexplicable. Not true. They are totally understandable. Theyve been poisoned with partisanship and hatred, and its clear as a bell thats what drives them.
RUSH: Ill tell you whats actually kind of funny about all this is that when you boil it all down and dont misunderstand me. I mean this specifically. Donald Trump is an anti-war president. He campaigned on anti-war. He campaigned on ending wars and ending our involvement in em when theres no national interest. He campaigned on getting us out of them, and hes doing it. And the Democrats are trying to paint him as a warmonger. That is the nature of the disconnect.
Pompeo, Mnuchin announce new sanctions on Iran
You know Pompeo, secretary of state, and Mnuchin, the secretary of the Treasury, had a little press briefing today. The Drive-By Media was there in all of its ignorant glory about foreign policy and sanctions in Iran. Pompeo outlined who is in charge in Iran and how the sanctions that we have now placed on them after the killing of Soleimani is gonna drive them of any way to grow terrorism.
Trump is literally choking off the economics to grow terrorism. Get this. Pompeo said that Irans oil revenues are down 80%. They cannot access 90% of their reserves. Contrast that to the Obama administration. The Obama administration opened rivers of cash for them to thrive, hand delivered it on pallets to their airport. Trump is choking them off and sequestering them without a war.
As if there are two categories of Leftists - deranged and not-deranged.
Derangement IS a requirement to become a Leftist. D’oh!
I am continually stunned by reactions to events.
In this case, the liberal view seems to be, that it is Trump’s fault that this plane was shot down. Even though the Iranians shot the plane down, it’s still Trump’s fault?
Apparently it’s Trump’s fault for inflaming tensions and creating an environment in which a civilian plane gets shot down by mistake? is that what they are trying to say?
Are these people of a mindset, that everything bad that happens, is somehow Trump’s fault, that he somehow contributed to an event occurring even if it was perpetrated by someone else?????
Anyone who dies after Soleimani was killed is on Trump’s shoulders.... unless Dems decide the death was a good thing, then they will give Obama credit for it.
The time of mocking and ridiculing is over, these deranged FOOLS need to be removed from any position of responsibility__ Unfit to serve.....
Joe & Hunter Biden shooting it down has more credibility. Not enough presents under the tree from Santa. Christmas was January 7 in Ukraine. They felt they were short-changed by jolly St. Nick.
“He made us do it.”
These Democrats are implying that adult Iranians are like animals or children, and not responsible for their own decisions or actions. Seems rather bigoted to me.
“Kool-Aid” Jackie Speier was briefed by the intelligence committee? Wow that was a waste of time.
I used to think that Leftist logic and reasoning was on the level of junior high. I was wrong. Its on the level of a four year old child.
Of course they dont blame Russia in this instance *eyeroll*
I’ve always felt kind of bad that the help at Jonestown arrived too early for Jackie Speier (D-Iran)...
But...Dear Leftists, anyone who is NOT killed because Soleimani was killed should be credited to Trump. That is a MORE reasonable position. Unfortunately only GOD knows that number.
Time to face Reality
While the MSM and reporting news agencies reporting such incidents knowingly avoid referencing the religious aspect of these conflicts. Portray the conflicts going on between entities in the area as territorial when they are actually sectarian based on enforcing absolute conformity to a theocracy. Which orders followers to adhere to Koranic laws that go unquestioned by leading mono theistic leaders like Pope Francis obey what they claim are Our Creators orders which has them authorized by God to execute unbelievers including those fleeing the area they control.
More like “He made us nervous!”. LOL
Russian missile=Russia’s fault
So, if someone gives you a car to drive, and you drive recklessly and hit another another car and kill the driver and passengers. It’s the person’s fault who gave you the car to drive, and not yours. I got it. *rme*
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