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Norton Hits Obama For Not Going To War Against Islam (VIDEO)

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Just before the screen goes black, with an airplane engine roaring in the background, Norton notes "President Obama has renamed the War on Terror 'the Overseas Contingency Operation.'" OCO is a Pentagon term of art used largely for budgetary purposes. Obama's national security strategy actually refers to a war against Al Qaeda.

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