Wednesday, April 14, 2010

“Birther” Lt. Col Terry Lakin Faces Court Martial

Lt. Col Terry Lakin, a decorated military veteran is facing court martial on charges of disobeying orders. The Daily News reports as follows.

“Lt. Col. Terry Lakin, a decorated military man
who has become a part of the fringe “birther” movement – which believes President Obama was not born in the United States – could face a dishonorable discharge for failing to obey orders, MSNBC reported on Tuesday.The 18-year veteran came out in support of the largely discredited conspiracy theorists at the end of March, proclaiming he would “disobey” his “illegal” orders to deploy.“

Refusing orders on the grounds claimed by Lakin is a recipe for chaos. Those who are “birthers”have a two fold task. One is to assemble hard evidence that Obama was born abroad. The other task is getting people to care. Until these conditions are met, the question of where Obama was born is moot.

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1 comment:

Montana said...

Terry Lakin will find out that beliefs and facts are two very different things and in the end his courts-martial will be his own public humiliation for believing something he can not prove. I would love to be there during the military trial and find out what facts he has, internet gossip? Let’s face it no one will take the Birthers seriously until they win a case, but until then, they will continue to appear dumb, crazy or racist, or maybe all three. The old GOP Confederacy, that is what these liars want, good luck with that.