“But it is that third point about failing to catch Bin Laden where Clinton probably, and correctly, realizes he is historically most vulnerable. Whether or not Clinton tried as hard as he could, the cruel, objective fact of history is that Bin Laden and his al Qaeda emerged on Clinton’s watch. He failed to nip it in the bud, and it has now blossomed into a malignant worldwide danger. “
Notice how he says “on Clinton’s watch?” Actually, bin Laden and al-Queda “emerged” on Reagan and Bush I’s watch — and were funded and trained by them.
Speaking of things happening on someone’s “watch,” what happened on George W Bush’s watch?