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After two days, Obama finally mentions murdered U.S. general

greeneOn Aug. 5, U.S. Army Major General Harold Greene was murdered in Afghanistan.  It only took Barack Obama two days to mention the incident, or the general.  After all, he’s only the highest-ranking military officer killed in Afghanistan

Skeptical tweeters wondered if he ever would,” Twitchy said.

He finally did on Thursday.

Mighty big of him, as other Twitter users observed:

https://twitter.com/GuyMonzeglio/statuses/497425096839929856

But that might’ve interfered with really important things — like golf.

One person provided something of a tribute to Gen. Greene’s accomplishments:

https://twitter.com/jayhussey/status/497429268331520001

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Joe Newby

A 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Joe ran for a city council position in Riverside, Calif., in 1991 and managed successful campaigns for the Idaho state legislature. Co-author of "Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad," Joe wrote for Examiner.com from 2010 until it closed in 2016 and his work has been published at Newsbusters, Spokane Faith and Values and other sites. He now runs the Conservative Firing Line.

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