On January 22nd four of the proposed 20 F-16 fighter jets were delivered to Egypt. The jets, decorated with Egypt’s flag on their tails, are part of a $213 million “gift” from the United States, including 200 Abrams tanks. To paraphrase the contemptible Hillary Clinton, Why should that matter? After all, Egypt is already in possession of more than of 200 such aircraft, courtesy of their “friend,” America. What do another four or even 20 such military aircraft in Egypt’s bloody hands matter?

Perhaps it’s because the highly questionable “gift” of such military might was originally intended for Hosni Mubarak in 2010. A fawning Lyin’ King, in collusion with Congress, finding fault with Israel’s ability to defend herself, was working overtime to level the playing field. In case anyone in Washington is paying attention, Hosni Mubarak is no longer in power in Egypt; Mohamed Morsi is. And we don’t know how long that will last.

Morsi is head of a Muslim Brotherhood government. He has threatened to renege on the treaty Egypt has with Israel. He has publicly likened Jews to pigs and dogs. He publicly prays for Israel’s destruction. His thugs employ murder, beatings, and rape to suppress protesters. He has publicly declared (quite accurately in this case) our president to be a liar and the United States an “enemy” of Egypt. In short, he kicks America in the pants while picking our pockets, all with the blessing of our sycophantic, anti-Semitic, imperial President.

Perhaps it matters because development of the F-16, a staple in the military arsenal for more than 25 years, is not static. The aircraft delivered to Egypt are 4th generation models with advanced electronics. John Larson, the vice president of Lockheed, is ecstatic about the deal:

“This is a great day for Lockheed Martin and a testament to the enduring partnership and commitment we have made to the government of Egypt… We remain committed to providing our customer with a proven, advanced 4th Generation multirole fighter… In an air combat role, the F-16′s maneuverability and combat radius exceed that of all potential threat fighter aircraft.”

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  • OtherStalin

    It’s not like these are Egypt’s first F-16s and now they’re suddenly a powerful air force. They already have 216 F-16s not counting these. (Making it the fourth largest operator of F16s, it already had the largest air force in the African region, though much smaller than Israel who has 736 aircraft including far more next generation craft) Egypt has 579 aircraft + 149 helos, with the F16 being their most modern.

    And those 200 M1 Abrams? They will join 1,160 they already own that the US has sold to them for the last twenty years. And 1,716 M60s that the US sold them for 20 years before that.

    So… I know it’s tempting to make a big deal out of this because it’s Obama, but to pretend this is something new and the entirety of Egypt’s army? That’s just blind.

    Why did Carter, Reagan, H.W. Bush, Clinton, and W. Bush give them more arms? These are not the weapons that will suddenly enable them to march on Israel. Israel has a stronger, larger, FAR more advanced army as well as nuclear strike capabilities. The weapons that we’ve sold Israel in just the past couple of years could make the entire Egyptian army look like toys.

    The arms in this deal will be only 9% of Egypt’s F16s. 3.5% of their fighter planes. 17% of their M1 Abrams. 5% of their total 4,145 tanks.

    Since the other arms deals in the last fifty years weren’t heavily publicized, it’s easy to think that Obama is suddenly massively expanding the Egyptian capabilities, but it’s pretty clear from the numbers that he isn’t.

    Hosin Mubarak didn’t like the US, he played ball with whomever was in power. He was a Soviet ally in the 80’s before they collapsed and no one was nailing Reagan for giving them the exact same weapons.

    And the Muslim Brotherhood having access to the weapons? Just like in Saudi Arabia? Who has been a long-time US ally and accepts and works with the Muslim Brotherhood. Or Kuwait? Where they have seats in parliament. Or Jordan? HUGELY important ally in the middle east, Muslim Brotherhood plays a major role in their politics. The Muslim Brotherhood in parliament in Jordan is pretty much like the Democrats in the House in the US. And they’ve been that influential in their politics for years. So, where was this anger when we gave them weapons?

    And these connections have existed while former Presidents have given these countries money and arms. Heck, even fought a war on behalf of one of them.

    • John

      Thank you for a great and informative post. This is the type of quality information this site needs. Keep it up!

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    • Seymour Kleerly

      What you’re saying is that you “don’t need no stinkin facts” on this site. That’s why 85% of America thinks you’re all stupid.

    • abovethelaw

      Now that makes it all okay! gee! I was getting all upset ,because at first I thought they were getting flying lessons, 747’s, and box cutters,I’m so relieved I will prompt everyone I can to turn in any weapons they have, since they won’t be needing them! mr.stalin……. you’re confused,this is America!

    • http://www.facebook.com/arnold.morin.12 Arnold Morin

      Why do’nt you pack up your bags and move to Israel ,I’m sure they’ll like your atitudes.In case your a little slow on the uptake.The Muslim Brotherhood is’nt the Democrats,more like the Party of Death to Israel! Are you really that dumb?Or just another paid troll?

    • John

      What the heck are you even talking about? MAKE SOME SENSE!

    • OtherStalin

      I meant in proportion to power in that particular portion of the legislative branch not in terms of ideology. I thought that was pretty clear from the context where it was talking about the power of the group in government and the similar size and never mentioned ideology.

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  • Docs357

    Don’t be surprised if they use them against our Sons and Daughters. #TREASON.

    • Seymour Kleerly

      Like Reagan arming and supporting Bin Laden!

    • abovethelaw

      Wah! Wah! he did this mommy ,get real, the only reply libs have is what someone else did,better wake up,this guy will choke you down too,he don’t care if you voted for him,he’s got lots of cemetaries to get votes! I guess Bush did that,Right!?

    • Seymour Kleerly

      Did you accuse Reagan of Treason? It’s a very serious charge.

    • John

      They love Obama too much. That’s all they talk about. Obama Obama Obama.

  • sreynolds

    Luckily for us he had destruct buttons installed incase they start to use them on folks who are our friends….. YEah right,, this bunch? Fast and Furious ring a bell? This is more of the same, put dangerous weapons in the hands of enemies while turning around and crusading against law abiding citizens to take away our rights.

    • John

      What rights are being taken away? Please show me a source as well.

  • jimcrowe

    Anything for Obama’s Islamic buddies.

  • 529_Barb

    The House that’s supposed to be on the GOP side had the nerve to fund building these jets??? 2014 can’t come soon enough to vote these morons out……

    • John

      Yea, just like in 2012. Worked really well.

  • squeak

    They fail to tell the American people, the fighter Jets & Tanks sent to Egypt were FREE GRATIS, on our dime !! Giving to the Muslim Brotherhood is like giving to the enemy…. Isn’t that WONDERFUL ???

    • John

      I don’t think you have any idea how international diplomacy works. Just like in any other exchange, favors are given for other favors. Why else do you think we would give them these jets? Use your head a little.

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  • karolh

    It seems in the past America has sold or given Egypt arms and weapons, however, it was with the agreement they would not turn on Israel. I doubt this is the case now, since they have already voiced that Israel should be destroyed, just like Iran did. Once Mubarak was gone, it was a new ball game, and Obama should not have given them the jets.

    Obama has violated our Constitution so many times and it seems gotten by with it. He should be charged with Treason. The charges listed below should be brought against Obama by Congress as soon as posible.

    Written by Lawrence Sellin

    The thoroughly irresponsible rate
    of government spending projected over the next twenty-five years will
    drive federal debt to unsustainable levels. The country is heading for a
    financial meltdown and economic ruin.

    The Republican Party is inept and impotent and cannot provide the necessary
    political opposition to the crimes and unconstitutional policies of the Obama
    regime or stand against the rampant voter fraud which is now polluting the
    electoral process. There is a reportclaiming that the Republican Party
    signed a legal agreement with the Democrat Party in 1982 not to pursue suspected
    vote fraud. If there is no guarantee of election integrity, then elections
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    Barack Obama is an illegal President and unindicted felon. Congress, the American
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    The US no longer has representative government. Members of Congress seek
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    The status quo is no longer defensible. Unless there is a significant
    reversal soon, it is only a matter of time that a catastrophe will be upon us,
    which will inevitably lead to national collapse and fragmentation.

    All unconstitutional and unlawful policies of the Obama regime must be
    opposed, obstructed and undermined. The Democrat Party and their radical
    left-wing supporters must be aggressively and continuously confronted. The
    Republican Party must be defunded and its leadership replaced. The purveyors of disinformation and propaganda
    represented by most of the mainstream media must be professionally

    A county by county battle is the means by which the American people can
    restore the Constitution, establish responsible fiscal policies and take back
    control of the political process and the government. Patriots need to organize
    locally outside of the party apparatus to exert political pressure and prepare
    for armed defense, if necessary. No county officials, in
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    fully honor their oath to support and defend the Constitution.

    Fundamental to this effort are the rights guaranteed under the Second
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    Constitutional Army with sufficient arms and ammunition to maintain a status of
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    It is indeed ironic that the Mexican border made maximally porous by the
    Obama regime may become the route of choice for weapon and ammunition resupply,
    a Fast and Furious in reverse, capable of
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    (1920-33), another failed “noble experiment” undertaken to
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    government in county affairs, cooperating with federal officials and agencies
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    “Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will.
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    amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will
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    Frederick Douglass, August 4, 1857.

    Author Bio

    Lawrence Sellin, Ph.D. is a retired colonel with 29 years of service in the
    US Army Reserve and a veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq. Colonel Sellin is the
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  • Spenserr

    My question is, why the heck is the U.S. giving anyone anything, we can’t pay our own bills and have a 16.5 TRILLION dollar debt. And this “gift “only increase the debt! Every dollar the federal government spends it borrows $0.42 of it. My retired from the air force brother-in-law says you can’t buy F-16 fighter jets for 10 mil a piece.

  • Roper19

    And yet half of America voted for the lying treasonous traitor to the country, All of you that voted for him you deserve him and all he does to you,

    • John

      Thanks! We love him!

  • GK

    Obama gives fighter jets to Islamic America-hating Egypt while, at home, he moves to take away the guns of American citizens. (Jan 2013)

    • John

      Show me where he is moving to take guns away.

    • Dannyboy53

      Do your own research stupid. That’s what is wrong with you now, you depend on others to do all the work and thinking for you.

    • John

      I can make stuff up too and when you ask me to prove myself, I will just say “look it up yourself ya big dumbo”. But see, when people in the real world say something or try and make a point, they are absolutely ready to back up what they say. Why can’t you do that? Oh I know ,there is nothing to back you up. NO ONE IS TAKING ANY GUNS AWAY. PROVE ME WRONG.

    • John

      I have done my research. In doing so, I found nothing to prove these claims that anyone is trying to confiscate guns or that anyone is trying to remove the 2nd amendment.

      Now, if this were so true like you say, shouldn’t it be very easy to find such information? So easy in fact, that you could link me to an article?

      Do you think that in a serious conversation, someone will make a claim and not back it up? Where do you work? At your work, do people go around doing whatever they want without backing it up with facts? Do they just claim whatever they want and when someone asks a question, they say “Ur stupid, go look it up urself”.

  • oppussum

    what the hell is wrong about charging them for our weapons.

    • John

      International Diplomacy doesn’t work that way. It isn’t just a bunch of people selling things to each other with a bill attached.

  • ralphwylie

    Fast and Furious, except with wings! BRILLIANT!
    It’s no surprise Obama now wants the American public disarmed. Sooner than later the natives are going to rebel against this Emperor Obama fellow. The DHS and TSA are now being armed for the fight.

    • John



  • http://www.facebook.com/isaac.pentlin Isaac Pentlin

    Democrats are traitors. Bill Clinton gives north Korea nuclear technology ans Obama gives guns and technology to our enemies..Why wont liberals get the idea that the Democrats want Americans to die? Its all about Democrats being pro labor and minimum wage laws;; But then there is all this other pork in their policies that threaten our existence or our cost of living..There are no high taxes; but there are cost of living of 37% and milk and orange juice has increased 100% since 2009..

  • $14223524

    Tell me, who is threatening Egypt except Hussein ?

  • Dianna9490


    • John

      Can you tell me how it is? What in the constitution says this act is treasonous? Please show us.

  • 2duane

    I sure wish that the ppl of the United States had enough knowledge about who they voted for. Wouldn’t’ it be nice to have the POTUS 100% backing our Nation? I feel if an elected official is going out of the way to change the Constitution while supporting countries that have no respect for the U.S. – it’s time that elected official is tossed out of office. Does Not matter to me if said official is Local, County, State, or Federal. Support this country or get out of office. STOP trying to send stronger arms to other countries. Did we not learn a thing from Cuba? How about Ben Laden? Just look back at many we have trained and armed. Don’t have much of a record there do we??? So Stop sending weapons to others. We as a Nation assist them or get out of the way. But don’t hand them a stronger weapon that may be turned against us. That’s just plain STUPID. And yet look who placed them in office to do what they are doing…

  • jerry1944

    That makes since being he is a muslummm. I know some dont beleave it but i think he is more muslumm than anything elce We want to weaken our country for them. Just think if he deleavers our country to the muslumms after takeing our guns they mite make him king

    • John

      My 7 year old niece writes better than you. How can you say you love your country when you can’t even use the language? Pathetic.

  • abovethelaw

    So,lets get it right?! Law abiding citizens have to give up their protection, because our gov. can’t get a handle on crime and they feel it necessary to give amnesty to law breaking illegal aliens, probably contributing to the crime rate!? Our insane self appointee in the wh appoints “devout muslimes” to the homeland security dept.,excuse me but aren’t muslimes the reason for the homeland security dept.!? Meanwhile, nobody is responsible for “fast and furious or bengazi and the poor muslime brotherhood needs some fighters and tanks,but law abiding citizens must be disarmed and to h with the document that continues to make this a great nation! There is only one thing that can save this nation from a takeover by the muslime cult ,and that is to dethrone this self appointed dictator! obummer is a plant to remove our defenses for muslime takeover,it’s as plain as day,it will happen if America does not wake up to this traitor!

    • John

      Who is asking you to give up your protection? Show me the law.

  • diannemarie

    the USA, with Obama in charge, has become a very weak Nation, weak and spineless liberals! How the folks can be so blinded by a Man who has books written, stated he is a Marxist, stated he hates America and her ideals. I pity my Children and Grandchildren!

  • Traci

    One more reason to hang this president for treason.. God, what is the matter with this bloody fool?

  • junkmailbin

    all the people who voted him in will start saying, I did not think he would do that. Well you dumb products of low standard public education and brain wiping from obamaphones, he said he would and he will.

    • John

      Brainwiping from Obamaphones?


      Never heard that one before.

      Let me guess, he is working with aliens to brainwash you through special Obamaphones. I knew it!

  • 7papa7

    Once again we see obama supporting our enemies over our friends. It is quite obvious that friends of America are enemies of obama and enemies of America are friends of obama. And he actually got reelected, talk about stuck on stupid.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/6RQY4IWK6Z5EL66G4DQIWWELUU RE

    so our black president knows it all.is this his idea or his zars talking .how can you give them arms to shoot back at our friends .ISREAL.

  • GK

    John: My apology. I may have overstated. Let me express my opinion this way:

    Attorney General Holder gives AK47s to the Mexican drug cartels and President Obama gives fighter jets to Islamic America-hating Egypt while, at home, they demand a thorough background check on any American citizen who wants to purchase a hand gun. Makes you wonder sometimes whose side they’re on? . . . .

    Relax! I had the same feelings about G W Bush . . . but in a more subtle way.

  • Mad4wb2

    What a bunch of crap! We are enabling them to wipe out Israel. Wow, I hope that the president is happy. Egypt is under “the brotherhood of Muslims'” What an idiot! They are not even our allies….OPEN YOUR EYES PEOPLE…. another crusade is under way. CHRISTIANS VS MUSLIMS….. And yes, I AM A CATHOLIC…..

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