Brit Hume: Amnesty For Killing Americans Is No Big Deal

Brit-Hume-Iraq.jpgFollowing Peter King, Brit Hume tells us today that amnesty for all that killed Americans is not a serious problem.

Wallace: ..killing Americans or attacking Americans should be...

Hume: This is not a serious policy issue. This is a political issue and it's mostly a political issue in the United States and in my judgement its not worth much.

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American lives are not worth much? His rationale for this sentiment is rather bizarre too.

Chris Wallace was not too thrilled with his explanation either. I can't remember a time when he disagreed with Hume as much as this.

Bill " blood on his hands Kristol didn't like that plan as well.

If I'm a soldier and I know insurgents that have killed and wounded my brothers could walk free I'd probably be pretty angry right now.

Digby: I don't. I really, really don't. Amnesty is something you grant when hostilities are over as part of a settlement. Until troops are off the ground, or a very serious cease fire has been called at the least, the mere idea of this is just nuts in my book...

Arthur has a different perspective .

(h/t David Edwards)


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