To the disbelief of Joe Scarborough and fellow panelists John Heilmann and Mike Barnicle, Time magazine’s Joe Klein, on the November 26 Morning Joe on MSNBC, claimed UN Ambassador Susan Rice’s talking points (Benghazi not an act of terror, that it arose from “spontaneous” demonstrations fueled by a YouTube video and was “not a pre-planned, pre-meditated attack”), were accurate – despite how they have been disavowed by even Obama administration officials.
Klein: “The talking points were accurate. They were absolutely accurate. They were. It was a spontaneous demonstration by extremists...No, not by al-Qaeda....Anybody can call themselves al-Qaeda....”