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Sun Dec 2, 2012, 09:23 PM

30. Probably.

Two things that lead me to believe it:

1. The highly unlikely coincidence that the hostages were released exactly on Reagan's inauguration day, as though somebody was holding up their end of a deal. Too big a coincidence to be an accident and such precise timing was unnecessary just to express disapproval of Carter.

2. The Iran/Contra scandal that later developed either as another part of the deal in #1 or as a new deal between old deal makers who maintained back channel contacts.

I've also wondered if the Benghazi thing was another October Surprise (in September) done by operatives paid by big money RW backers.

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