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Army Reportedly Ready to Move Vindman
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Posted By: Harlowe, 11/19/2019 11:18:38 AM

National Security Council official Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman and his family are reportedly ready to move to a military base if the Army determines they are in “physical danger” following Vindman’s public impeachment hearing testimony.(Snip)But in a sobering development, the Army is concerned for the safety of Vondman and his family once he testifies publicly for the first time Tuesday, according to The Wall Street Journal: The U.S. Army is prepared to move Col. Vindman and his family onto a military base in the area to ensure their security if it is determined that they are in physical danger, according to U.S. officials.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: stablemoney 11/19/2019 11:21:04 AM (No. 239271)
I wish the Pentagon was as concerned about protecting our southern border. I wish the Pentagon was as concerned about protecting our President from a coup. But not the case.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: hisself 11/19/2019 11:26:59 AM (No. 239274)
Why is he still in the Army?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Norway 11/19/2019 11:27:22 AM (No. 239275)
The key word here is "reportedly." That means it's a rumor.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Quigley 11/19/2019 11:33:16 AM (No. 239281)
Too bad they weren't concerned about Ambassador Stevens. I agree #3- "reportedly." Perhaps they're taking him into the brigg.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: hammondb3 11/19/2019 11:34:30 AM (No. 239282)
Send him to Benghazi.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: JackBurton 11/19/2019 11:35:40 AM (No. 239283)
He must be offering to testify against a Clinton.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: marbles 11/19/2019 11:38:17 AM (No. 239284)
Dem manufactured B.S. drama.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: kewmac 11/19/2019 11:38:20 AM (No. 239285)
This should answer any questions any one had about whether or not the pentagon is in fact part of the 'deep state'.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Harlowe 11/19/2019 11:47:13 AM (No. 239292)
Pray tell, what protections have been offered to individuals/families of Pam Bondi, Tucker Carlson, Kellyanne Conway, Ted/Heidi Cruz, Jared/Ivanka Kushner, Mitch/Elaine McConnell, Stephen Miller, Kirstjen Nielsen, Devin Nunes, Sara Huckabee Sanders, Steve Scalise, et al? Seemingly no concern for their safety whether in public or the privacy of their own homes. There are time when theatrics comes to mind. Might anyone remember Clinton friends Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and husband, Harry Thomason of television producer fame; or the “elaborate columned stage resembling a miniature Greek temple” used for Democrat presidential candidate Barack Obama in 2008? Many Americans are reminded of Shakespeare’s “The lady doth protest too much, methinks.”
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Reply 10 - Posted by: marlon 11/19/2019 11:47:27 AM (No. 239293)
How about moving him into a nice comfy cell in Leavenworth where he belongs. I hear President Trump just opened up a couple of cells there that were occupied by Obama's victims.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DVC 11/19/2019 11:52:30 AM (No. 239296)
Why isn't he being court martialed?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: bad-hair 11/19/2019 11:55:49 AM (No. 239299)
Hang on. He's in the army. Isn't he capable of defending himself?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: lakerman1 11/19/2019 11:56:53 AM (No. 239300)
When I served in the USAF, 1956-1964, military bases had restricted entry, with Air Police/Military Police at the gates, controlled entry and exit. Then in 1985, my oldest son was stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C., and we picked him up to go on leave. And I was surprised that there was no restrictions on entry - just drove right on in to the faciility - no police on duty, no gate. I don't know if things have changed back to the old ways. But if there is still open access to the bases, how does that protect Lt.Col. Quisling?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: franq 11/19/2019 11:57:57 AM (No. 239301)
This is just silly. What do they take us for?
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Rumblehog 11/19/2019 12:03:17 PM (No. 239311)
They need to move his arse to Leavenworth Prison and let his family drive the U-Haul into ignominy.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: earlybird 11/19/2019 12:04:13 PM (No. 239313)
Oh, for crying out loud!!!!!!! I have never known any Conservative to be dangerous to anyone. Maybe he fears his playmates?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Luandir 11/19/2019 12:07:59 PM (No. 239315)
Equine excrement. Everyone involved knows perfectly well he is in no danger.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Calvinesq 11/19/2019 12:09:45 PM (No. 239317)
I believe Jeffrey Epstein's prison cell has become available.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: earlybird 11/19/2019 12:10:44 PM (No. 239320)
Just researched Tommy Christopher. Flaming Liberal reporter (aka maker-upper, fabricator, attack dog, whatever), sacked by AOL at one time for his reporting and by Mediaite in 2014. Sounds like a sensationalist and an irresponsible guy. Unless your doctor forbids it, take anything with his byline with a grain of salt.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: ARKfamily 11/19/2019 12:13:25 PM (No. 239325)
I read that most people aren't even watching the impeachment proceedings but now Vindman needs protection? Does not make any sense. . .
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Reply 21 - Posted by: TexaTucky 11/19/2019 12:18:56 PM (No. 239330)
Yeah, the victims of Major Nidal Hasan thought they were safe on their army base, too.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Newtsche 11/19/2019 12:23:39 PM (No. 239338)
Pure, cynical optics as the lame lead the blind. Yes, it's a paradox.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: bad-hair 11/19/2019 12:29:24 PM (No. 239346)
The biggest physical danger he's in is living in DC. Drive into the "wrong" neighborhood without a convoy.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 11/19/2019 12:35:10 PM (No. 239354)
Vindman should be confined to base quarters pending his court martial for insubordination.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 11/19/2019 12:51:11 PM (No. 239364)
This has been manufactured in an attempt to give credibility to Vindman's statements made today. Suffice to say that Vindman's Army cronies are behind this :reportedly" ready claim. Tommy, which one of Vindman's buddies is your source?
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Reply 26 - Posted by: udanja99 11/19/2019 12:52:10 PM (No. 239365)
It’s not conservatives and Republicans who are beating up people in the streets and shooting up congressional baseball practices. This is just a ruse to make the odious Vindman look like a sympathetic figure. Won’t work.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 11/19/2019 1:00:19 PM (No. 239378)
What a pack of snowflakes.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Gallo3 11/19/2019 1:04:18 PM (No. 239385)
Vindman, in his delusion, thinks he is Frank Pentangelli in Godfather 2. All that is left is for Rudi Guiliani to bring him a cigar.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: Krause 11/19/2019 1:19:09 PM (No. 239409)
Protection from whom?
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Reply 30 - Posted by: cor-vet 11/19/2019 1:39:46 PM (No. 239440)
A very, very remote, un accompanied radar outpost in the far reaches of Alaska sounds like a safe place to me.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: Rumblehog 11/19/2019 1:46:02 PM (No. 239447)
This stinking pile of sheist is SAFEST in Washington D.C.! He won't have to buy a dinner or a drink anywhere in a 20 mile radius of the Hill.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: BigTimeTrumper 11/19/2019 2:10:58 PM (No. 239459)
It's not Republicans he needs to fear...it's his fellow Rats that would prosper should he disappear since he testified to giving unsolicited advice..... without orders from His Commander in Chief re INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS to a Far Far Superior Officer ..... The President of Ukraine.....The Deep Sate and many Republicans risk war between Russia and Ukraine should their endless meddling succeed....Our POTUS is doing as he said he would...Keeping the Peace!
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Reply 33 - Posted by: bighambone 11/19/2019 2:22:27 PM (No. 239471)
Vindman has his 20 years completed in the Army, so chances are he is ready to retire from the Army, and take a job involving something got to do with Ukrainian interests in the USA or abroad.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: skacmar 11/19/2019 2:33:24 PM (No. 239485)
Is this so that his martyrdom can be complete?
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Reply 35 - Posted by: anotherctyankee 11/19/2019 2:38:23 PM (No. 239489)
Re #13 There used to be dogs on the flight lines too. My husband and I were shocked when we went to visit our son at Eglin.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 11/19/2019 2:45:11 PM (No. 239496)
I don't know about the 'family', but the next posting of him and his brother should be to Fort Leavenworth. And Not As Staff. As Prisoner # 47852 and Prisoner # 47853
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Reply 37 - Posted by: agrunt 11/19/2019 2:48:25 PM (No. 239498)
This is a laugh. Moved on base where he can't have a gun to protect his family. Not that I think he needs protection.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 11/19/2019 2:51:51 PM (No. 239503)
I see that several people above beat me to the Leavenworth concept. So, let me just add: 0bama Perfumed Princes still run most of the Pentagon and command most of our military bases, so this could be more than just fake news .... They could be active parts of the coup. acting here as PR / propaganda people for Schiff.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Peeps 11/19/2019 3:22:28 PM (No. 239529)
More political theater. So dumb.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Tennman 11/19/2019 3:24:57 PM (No. 239532)
Maybe can do an inter-service transfer and send him to Thule. Can enjoy the winter sports from there.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: LaValette 11/19/2019 3:25:39 PM (No. 239533)
How about Gitmo? Gitmo's a safe place.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: ROLFNader 11/19/2019 4:01:54 PM (No. 239562)
I don't think so- who could even TOUCH the guy with that uniform on?
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Reply 43 - Posted by: qr4j 11/19/2019 4:16:45 PM (No. 239577)
Was anyone ready to do that for Tucker Carlson? His home was attacked by those bloody facists. What about Sarah Sanders? Anyone gonna protect her when she went to a restaurant? What about the conservative journalist who was beaten (cannot remember his name)?
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Reply 44 - Posted by: Geoman 11/19/2019 4:32:44 PM (No. 239588)
In sane, functioning Republic, Vindman should have more to worry bout from the Army (think firing squad) than from the public. He's clearly trying to take out his Commander-in-Chief with total disregard for his chain of command. That's he will fail in his active coup attempt does not obviate his need for the death penalty.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: DVC 11/19/2019 5:20:19 PM (No. 239620)
This is Mediaite, a less than reliable source.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 11/19/2019 5:33:43 PM (No. 239629)
Ohhhhh. Is the big tough Lt. Col. scared? Don't worry Lt. Col.. None of us care about you enough to dirty our hands on you. You are a worm. A nice court-martial for insubordination and failure to follow the chain of command and failure to respect your Commander in Chief would do nicely.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: bighambone 11/19/2019 5:44:36 PM (No. 239638)
Moving into on base housing is not so great as a lot of that housing is slum level, besides he might have to live next to an enlisted man or woman, and will have to forfeit his entire housing allowance. That’s why most field grade officers live off base.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: judy 11/19/2019 6:36:14 PM (No. 239704)
The spy in the WH receives more rights than the President! What a jerk .Vindman gets to face his accusers , Trump doesn’t know the so called whistle blower??
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Reply 49 - Posted by: ginadee 11/19/2019 7:35:59 PM (No. 239761)
OMG!!
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Reply 50 - Posted by: ProudSaber 11/19/2019 9:23:57 PM (No. 239797)
Its not because of his safety. They can keep an eye on him. He is a problem for the Army - you don't go against the Commander-in-Chief. He will be watched 24 hours a day.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: NotaBene 11/19/2019 11:00:22 PM (No. 239831)
Our Army is complicit in this insubordination against the Commander-in-Chief. The Army ignores the chain of command. They want touchy-freely Democrats back in power and our heroes who actually kill our Muslim enemies in military prisons. The person in grave danger of assassination is our great President Donald Trump.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: suejeanne 11/19/2019 11:17:40 PM (No. 239838)
maybe he is in danger from Adam Schiff and the Democrats that are pushing this impeachment hoax - he did not do a very good job.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: judy 11/20/2019 12:54:17 AM (No. 239870)
Iceland sounds like a good idea or Gitmo.
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Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-Cuba) couldn’t be bothered to attend the 2020 State of the Union address, but she somehow managed to find the time to record a short message harshly criticizing President Trump’s decision to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Rush Limbaugh in the wake of Limbaugh’s recent announcement of having advanced lung cancer.(Tweet/Video) She begins her video reaction to Rush Limbaugh receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom by saying, “First of all, the Presidential Medal of Freedom is an extraordinarily sacred award. We’re talking about putting someone on the same level as Rosa Parks.” FACT-CHECKER RATING: Mixture, mostly false. It is true that
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