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Report: Bin Laden plotted to kill Obama, Patraeus

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by MisterCreosote, Mar 16, 2012.

  1. MisterCreosote

    MisterCreosote Well-Known Member

    This says bin Laden was trying to figure out a way to kill President Obama by shooting down his aircraft, thus leaving a "totally unprepared" Joe Biden as president. He also wanted to take out Petraeus as a way to alter the course of the Afghanistan war. According to the story, intelligence suggests there's no way this would've ever happened, but the documents were taken from bin Laden's compound and have now been declassified:

  2. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

    Shows how stupid bin Laden was. Obama is even more "totally unprepared" than Biden.
  3. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    That would have been a big effin deal.
  4. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

    And one!!
  5. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    Not trying to make light of the worst tragedy of my lifetime, but it seemed that bin Laden had a fixation with using planes in his plots. Weird.
  6. old_tony

    old_tony Well-Known Member

  7. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    Thankfully, we now have a president who had the guts to make the right call and take that asshole out.
  8. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    The right wing shriekosphere is very very concerned about this news.
  9. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Obama made it PERSONAL! I knew it all along.
  10. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    If Osama didn't plot to kill those guys, he wouldn't be a very good terrorist.
  11. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    Was thinking the same thing. Finding out that the world's most notorious terrorist was out to kill the President of the United States is hardly a surprise. It's not like finding out that Paul Newman was on Nixon's enemies list.
  12. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    On the other hand, Nixon may have secretly had a wish for death by ranch dressing enema.
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