Christopher Hitchens — unlike the rest of us in Sanityland — must have felt that he couldn’t speak out against waterboarding unless he had first-hand experience of it. I wonder what he’ll do if he has questions about the death penalty? One can only hope he’ll similarly duplicate his efforts.
Media Matters points out that John McCain has been pimping his POW status for a long time, so anyone taking offense at McCain’s capture (inadvertently) being made fair political game by CBS’ Bob Schieffer doesn’t have a leg to stand on.
American Talibaner Gary Bauer wants to exploit anti-gay bigotry on behalf of the GOP.