He wasn't subjected to anything close to the conditions that actual waterboarding victims suffer, or, for that matter, that journalists like Christopher Hitchens who undertook the procedure suffered. He decided to get waterboarded, so he asked his publicist to find someone who knew nothing about it to look it up on the internet and do it to him. We say it all adds up to a fake—either by orchestration or half-assed laziness. The only reason that Olbermann—or anyone else for that matter—could come to a different conclusion is ideological fervor. This, according to Olbermann, is "changing the debate" on torture.
Sunday, May 31, 2009
I know almost nothing about this story, but if this is the future of Journalism, I might have chosen the wrong path in life.
Sounds like someone is taking an interest in Lindsay's health, if only for their own reasons. X17 reports that producers are making her take drug tests, keep a curfew and weight herself to keep a healthy weight.
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What is she wearing??? Could she find anything uglier?
I don't know if it is torture, or if it is something we should be doing to suspected terrorists. What I do have questions about is if anyone would really submit to torture willingly.