LAME EXCUSES: State Dept Says Orange Jumpsuits Make Islamic State Do Bad Things

Published on February 9, 2015

Yeah, nothing to do with being murderous jihadists in the name of Islam, right?

At a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing regarding the U.S. prison facility at Guantanamo Bay, a top U.S. defense official said it is “no coincidence” that ISIS hostages wear orange jumpsuits similar to those worn by prisoners at Gitmo.

“It is no coincidence that the recent ISIS videos showing the barbaric burning of a Jordanian pilot and the savage execution of a Japanese hostage each showed the victim clothed in an orange jumpsuit, believed by many to be the symbol of the Guantanamo detention facility,” said Brian McKeon, principal deputy under secretary of defense for policy.

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