They say there is on an increasing scale, ordinary carelessness, human incompetence and government. The ‘Fast and Furious’ debacle being extracted from the Obamafolk like an inept dentist extracts an impacted tooth has hit a new level of comedic incompetence, a level so rarefied that only government–and only a large one, at that–could possible qualify to bring it about. Cartel Kingpins Targeted By Feds Were FBI Informants will reassure you that in spite of your suspicions, I didn’t make this up. I wouldn’t have dared; who’d believe it?
In short, the whole ‘Fast and Furious’ gun-running scheme was supposed to lead our fearless, intrepid
schmucks law enforcers to the Cartel big shots, right? Or so we’ve been told. Now, it appaerntly turns out the supposed big shots were some hapless FBI informants, not the aforesaid big shots. The whole exercise was a Keystone Komedy of blundering gumshoes tripping over each other in the dark because all thought someone else had a flashlight.
Knowing all this added to TSA patdowns of elderly grandmothers makes one grateful our protective Big Government is on the job, protecting us…