This was sent to me in an e-mail today by a friend of mine. While I have read this before and have heard the actual airing of this in 1987, some of you haven’t heard this and may not even know anything about it. Well sit back and read this, it will only take a minute. However, if you are eating, you might want to stop. I don’t want you to choke on your food.
and Thanks Keith.
might be interested in this forgotten bit of
was 1987! At a lecture the other day they were
playing an old news video of
Lt.Col. Oliver North testifying at the Iran-Contra
hearings during the Reagan
There was Ollie in front of God and country getting
third degree, but what he said was stunning!
He was being drilled by a
senator, ‘Did you not recently spend close to
$60,000 for a home security
Ollie replied, ‘Yes, I did, Sir.’
continued, trying to get a laugh out of the
audience, ‘Isn’t that just a little
‘No, sir,’ continued Ollie..
‘No? And why not?’ the
‘Because the lives of my family and I were
‘Threatened? By whom?’ the senator
terrorist, sir’ Ollie answered.
‘Terrorist? What terrorist could
possibly scare you that much?’
‘His name is Osama bin Laden, sir’ Ollie
At this point the senator tried to repeat the name,
couldn’t pronounce it, which most people back then
probably couldn’t. A couple
of people laughed at the attempt. Then the senator
continued. Why are you so
afraid of this man?’ the senator asked.
‘Because, sir, he is the most
evil person alive that I know of’, Ollie answered.
what do you recommend we do about him?’ asked the
if it was up to me, I would recommend that an
assassin team be formed to
eliminate him and his men from the face of the
disagreed with this approach, and that was all that
was shown of the clip..
the way, that senator was Al Gore!
pilot Mohammad Atta blew up a bus in
in 1986. The Israelis captured, tried and
imprisoned him. As part of the
Oslo agreement with the Palestinians in 1993,
Israel had to agree to release
so-called ‘political prisoners.’
However, the Israelis would not release
any with blood on their hands. The American
President at the time, Bill Clinton,
and his Secretary of State, Warren Christopher,
‘insisted’ that all prisoners be
Thus Mohammad Atta was freed and eventually thanked
flying an airplane into Tower One of the
Center . This was reported
by many of the American TV networks at the time
that the terrorists were first
was censored in the US from all