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On record. Plus: How did McCain vote?
“The waterboarding lasted about 35 seconds before Abu Zubaida broke down.”
Update 12/8 10:00am Eastern: What Harriet Miers knew. And Ed Morrissey takes a closer look at what Reps. Silvestre Reyes and Pete Hoekstra say they did and didn’t know. *** Update 1:05pm Eastern. Tom Maguire: “This ongoing selective outrage by the Congressional overseers is ridiculous.” Par for the course. *** It’s the top news at […]
It looks like this: And this: Don Surber and Wretchard at The Belmont Club note the silence of the human rights crowd and the MSM in regard to the al Qaeda torture manual published at The Smoking Gun. Writes Wretchard: The problem with the word “torture” is that it has been so artfully corrupted by […]
The human rights group finally releases a statement about the barbaric murders of Privates Menchaca and Tucker. Timestamped 1:36pm EDT: To: National Desk Contact: Sharon Singh of Amnesty International USA, 202-544-0200 ext. 289 WASHINGTON, June 21 /U.S. Newswire/ — Larry Cox, Amnesty International USA’s executive director, made the following statement in response to the alleged […]
Unbelievable. A lower Manhattan polling place is surrounded by left-wing propaganda art exploiting Abu Ghraib imagery. (Hat tip: Little Green Footballs)
“I stand for 8-10 hours a day. Why is standing limited to four hours?” – (Seventy-one-year-old) Donald Rumsfeld, in a notation on a 2002 memo about interrogation tactics, which detailed how terrorism detainees may stand for up to four hours.
Power Line’s John Hinderaker takes a closer look at the Associated Press report on how President Bush and Donald Rumsfeld supposedly gave the green light to unleash torture on al Qaeda detainees: I found this paragraph, near the end of the AP’s account, astonishing: “[Rumsfeld] approved 24 interrogation techniques, to be used in a manner […]
Excellent post by Junkyard Blog on the “Abu Ghraib Bait and Switch.” Go there now!