Monday, October 22, 2012
Is "not optimal" the new word for "evil"?
The Left keep telling us that "There is no such thing as right and wrong" (except racism, intolerance and homophobia, of course). Obama appears to agree
The mother of an American diplomat killed during a terrorist raid on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi has hit out at Barack Obama for describing the attack as 'not optimal', saying: 'My son is not very optimal - he is also very dead.'
During an interview shown on Comedy Central, Obama responded to a question about his administration's confused communication after the assault by saying: 'If four Americans get killed, it’s not optimal.'
Speaking exclusively to MailOnline today, Pat Smith, whose son Sean died in the raid, said: 'It was a disrespectful thing to say and I don't think it's right.
'How can you say somebody being killed is not very optimal? I don't think the President has the right idea of the English language.'
Video at link
I think he was really dismissing the deaths of American representatives as trivial. It clearly has never occurred to him to care. Some context below: