Obama arrogantly assumed he had a cake walk when it came to foreign policy. With Bin Laden’s scalp hanging from his belt, Barack and his advisors were confident they could reverse the tradition of Democrats being portrayed in national campaigns as weak-assed surrender monkeys. That strategy appeared to be working until the new 9-11 Al Qaeda attack in Libya reminded Americans that Bin Laden’s death did not end the threat.

Obama and his team compounded the terrorist attack by lying–they insisted early on that this attack was not terrorism, rather, it was the reaction of over wrought muslims to a crude videotape portraying the Prophet Mohammed as a fool.

So now? Obama is starting to take fire from all sides. Let’s start with the mother of the State Department “communicator:”

In less than two weeks, the Obama team have alienated a woman who, initially, was inclined to give them the benefit of the doubt.

Then there are the parents of one of the SEALS who died in August 2011 when he and his team mates were shot from the sky during a night op in Afghanistan:

Nothing more dangerous than an angry, grieving parent. Obama’s got big troubles.

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Larry C. Johnson is a former analyst at the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, who moved subsequently in 1989 to the U.S. Department of State, where he served four years as the deputy director for transportation security, antiterrorism assistance training, and special operations in the State Department's Office of Counterterrorism. He left government service in October 1993 and set up a consulting business. He currently is the co-owner and CEO of BERG Associates, LLC (Business Exposure Reduction Group) and is an expert in the fields of terrorism, aviation security, and crisis and risk management, and money laundering investigations. Johnson is the founder and main author of No Quarter, a weblog that addresses issues of terrorism and intelligence and politics. NoQuarterUSA was nominated as Best Political Blog of 2008.