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  •  So, as long as our methods are not quite... (1+ / 0-)
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    milton333

    ...as Al Qaeda's, we occupy the high moral ground?  You set the bar pretty low, it seems to me.  Is there anything we could do to detainees you would deem excessive?

    •  Sorry... (0+ / 0-)

      Bad editing...that should have read "not quite as brutal as Al Qaeda's.

      As you were.

    •  Waterboarding and decapitation are both ugly... (1+ / 0-)
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      drmah

      there is no high moral ground in war and there is no bar to set.The Inquisition came up with some dandy tortures in the name of God. So let's waterboard them, put them on the rack, quarter them, burn them at the stake and then praise the Lord. Now there...the bar is very high.

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