Benghazi Mom Kept Out of Ceremony Honoring Her Son, Told She’s “Not Immediate Family”

The mother of Sean Smith, one of the Americans known to have been murdered in Benghazi by adherents to the Religion of Peace, was not invited to a ceremony to recognize him posthumously, allegedly because she was not “immediate family.” There are many definitions of “immediate family,” but all of which I am aware include parents. For example, this: “A person’s smallest family unit, consisting of the closest relatives, such as parents, siblings and children.” Have we reverted to the Clintonesque culture of convenience where all depends on what words such as “sex” and “is” mean? Worse? When did we do so?

Did Mrs. Smith cease to be a member of her deceased son’s immediate family when she questioned the Obama Administration’s conduct during, and assertions following, the Benghazi Kerfuffle?

In our cowardly Obama’s brave new world, do words have different meanings when applied to those who indiscriminately sing praises unto and otherwise support their Lord and Savior, Obama, than when applied to heretics who don’t? Apparently they do. There seem to be more and more conveniently flexible words and phrases in the Obama Family dictionary. As the ObamaScandals unravel, we hear more of them daily.

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About danmillerinpanama

I was graduated from Yale University in 1963 with a B.A. in economics and from the University of Virginia School of law, where I was the notes editor of the Virginia Law Review in 1966. Following four years of active duty with the Army JAG Corps, with two tours in Korea, I entered private practice in Washington, D.C. specializing in communications law. I retired in 1996 to sail with my wife, Jeanie, on our sailboat Namaste to and in the Caribbean. In 2002, we settled in the Republic of Panama and live in a very rural area up in the mountains. I have contributed to Pajamas Media and Pajamas Tatler. In addition to my own blog, Dan Miller in Panama, I an an editor of Warsclerotic and contribute to China Daily Mail when I have something to write about North Korea.
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7 Responses to Benghazi Mom Kept Out of Ceremony Honoring Her Son, Told She’s “Not Immediate Family”

  1. cmblake6 says:

    Reblogged this on Cmblake6's Weblog and commented:
    Read this, and the article it was based on. “Bout enough to piss you OFF!

  2. cmblake6 says:

    Superb comment, Dan. Keep going!

  3. Ray's Mom says:

    Our politicians are so thoughtless – this Mother deserves answers and consideration for the loss of her son. God bless

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