06 October 2011

That savage, homicidal George W...

...wait a minute...

In an ironic turn, Obama, who ran for president denouncing predecessor George W. Bush's expansive use of executive power in his "war on terrorism," is being attacked in some quarters for using similar tactics. They include secret legal justifications and undisclosed intelligence assessments.

Liberals criticized the drone attack on an American citizen as extra-judicial murder.

White House spokesman Tommy Vietor declined to discuss anything about the process.