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5:50 PM, May 3rd, 2011
We never needed to stoop to bin Laden’s standards to get bin Laden. We needed merely to follow our long-tested humane procedures.
12:30 PM, April 13th, 2011
A surprising majority—almost 60 percent—of American teenagers thought things like water-boarding or sleep deprivation are sometimes acceptable. More than half also approved of killing captured enemies in cases where the enemy had killed Americans.
Reblogged from Newsweek
2:36 PM, April 12th, 2011

Comment of the Day

In response to our story that reports 60 percent of young people—the post-9/11 generation—support torture, a Facebook reader says, “Charming, let’s just forget everything we’ve ever learned, shall we? Hell, let’s move back into caves & beat each other over the heads with clubs.”

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