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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) leaves New York Presbyterian Hospital with husband, Bill (TOP), and daughter, Chelsea (C), in New York, January 2, 2013. The secretary of state, who has not been seen in public since Dec. 7, was revealed on Sunday evening to be in a New York hospital under treatment for a blood clot that stemmed from a concussion she suffered in mid-December. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR3C25O
Noted Ohio politics and Iraq WMD expert Karl Rove has a new smear: That Hillary Clinton spent 30 days in the hospital at the end of 2012 and upon her release in January, 2013, she was "wearing glasses that are only for people who have traumatic brain injury."

First of all, she didn't spend 30 days in the hospital. It was four.

Second of all, if those glasses she was wearing are sign of brain damage, then the truth is even worse than Dr. Rove could possibly have imagined. Because those glasses she was wearing...

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) leaves New York Presbyterian Hospital with husband, Bill (TOP), and daughter, Chelsea (C), in New York, January 2, 2013. The secretary of state, who has not been seen in public since Dec. 7, was revealed on Sunday evening to be in a New York hospital under treatment for a blood clot that stemmed from a concussion she suffered in mid-December. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR3C25O
...sure look like these glasses that she was wearing in November, 2011...
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves upon her arrival at the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali November 17, 2011. Clinton arrived in Bali on Thursday to attend the ongoing 19th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Summits. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco (INDONESIA - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR2U499
...and April, 2011:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) gets in a car beside South Korean government official Ahn Young-jip upon her arrival at a military airport in Seongnam, near Seoul, April 16, 2011.   REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) - RTR2LA9P
But that's not all. There's even more evidence for Karl Rove's theory below the fold.

Here's Hillary in November, 2012, not too long after Dr. Rove informed Fox Nation of Mitt Romney's glorious victory in Ohio:

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton holds a garland as she arrives at Don Muang international airport in Bangkok November 18, 2012. Clinton is on a two-day official visit to Thailand.  REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom  (THAILAND - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR3AJT3
And here she is earlier that month in Australia:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrives at Perth International Airport November 13, 2012, ahead of AUSMIN talks.  REUTERS/Lincoln Baker/Pool (AUSTRALIA - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR3ABZV
And July, 2012 in Mexico:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves during her arrival at the Los Cabos International Airport, before the start of the G20 summit, in Los Cabos June 17, 2012. G20 leaders will kick off two days of meetings in the Pacific resort of Los Cabos on Monday. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido (MEXICO - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR33SU0
Another from April, 2011:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gestures as she talks with a South Korean official upon her arrival at a military airport in Seongnam, near Seoul, April 16, 2011.   REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) - RTR2LA9W
What's really alarming about this situation is that based on this May, 2012 photo, Hillary appears to have worn more than one pair of sunglasses, which raises the question of whether she has sustained multiple injuries.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton walks past after arriving at the airport in New Delhi May 7, 2012. Clinton said on Monday that Pakistan had not taken enough action against Hafiz Saeed, the Islamist blamed for masterminding the 2008 attack by Pakistan-based gunmen on Mumbai, India's financial capital.      REUTERS/B Mathur (INDIA - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR31Q19
Another one with a similar, but different, pair in June, 2012:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attends a Coast Guard ship commissioning ceremony at the passenger terminal wharf in Batumi June 5, 2012.  REUTERS/Saul Loeb/Pool   (GEORGIA - Tags: POLITICS TRANSPORT) - RTR334A0
And here she is again in November, 2011, wearing the familiar spectacles:
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (C) is flanked by Indonesian officials upon her arrival at the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali November 17, 2011. Clinton arrived in Bali on Thursday to attend the ongoing 19th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Summits. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco (INDONESIA - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR2U49R
And I saved the best for last, because it turns out that in October, 2011, she was wearing sunglasses INSIDE AN AIRPLANE. An airplane that was LEAVING LIBYA. And you know what else is in Libya, right? Hashtag BENGHAZI!
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA upon her departure in a military C-17 plane from Malta bound for Tripoli,  Libya October 18, 2011. .REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque  (LIBYA - Tags: POLITICS)         FOR BEST QUALITY IMAGE ALSO SEE: GF2EA1P10ZY01 - RTR2ST4W
So let's review the evidence: Hillary Clinton wore sunglasses, and she apparently wore the same pair for many years. She even wore sunglasses while departing Libya. And then Benghazi happened.

Looks like the scope of Trey Gowdy's investigation trial just got A LOT bigger. Amazing.

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