PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"Are these techniques 'not torture,' as Mr. Goss claims? In fact, several of them have been practiced by repressive regimes around the world, and they once were routinely condemned by the State Department in its annual human rights reports."

Four years later, the administration has yet to settle on a consistent strategy for holding and punishing people it says are terrorists.

* Harold Meyerson on the anti-war protesters and an exit strategy without a home.
* CDC wants new powers to quarantine travelers, and more.
* So. Did big oil "participate"?
* Woodward's ties.
* The tanker explosion on 95 this morning burned the pavement off the road.
* Right. When she sais "coward", I'm sure she didn't mean it as an insult.

Tom Shales on Ted Koppel's signoff.

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    "The Secret Douglas Adams RPG people have been playing for 15 years."

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    "This actually fits with everything Obama has been doing lately: neither his legislative proposals nor his executive actions have been world shaking.…

  • huh

    "The problem for a terrorist group like Al Qaeda is that its recruitment pool is Muslims, but most Muslims are not interested in terrorism. Most…

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