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Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2008-04-13 13:50
  Subject:   OF COURSE Dubya and the rest of his croneys intentionally planned out the torture!
  Mood:so very not worth saving...
  Music:Damageplan - Fuck You
  Tags:  politics, reddit, usa not worth saving

In a stunning admission to ABC news Friday night, President Bush declared that he knew his top national security advisers discussed and approved specific details of the CIA’s use of torture. Bush reportedly told ABC, "I’m aware our national security team met on this issue. And I approved." Bush also defended the use of waterboarding...

The American Civil Liberties Union is calling on Congress to demand an independent prosecutor to investigate possible violations by the Bush administration of laws including the War Crimes Act, the federal Anti-Torture Act, and federal assault laws.


As always, they admit the bleedingly obvious two years too late.

Mark my words: Congress will NOT impeach over this. Hell, Dubya could appear on national TV and say "I kill puppies with a handgun for fun", show a video tape of himself doing exactly that, and Pelosi and Reid would STILL prevent any kind of impeachment from happening.
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Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2008-04-13 16:37
  Subject:   In which Ben fails at RC helicopters.

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