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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    That's old, and I warned you then about merely accepting the word of anyone:

    A report by the Senate Intelligence Committee concludes that the CIA misled the government and the public about aspects of its brutal interrogation program for years — concealing details about the severity of its methods, overstating the significance of plots and prisoners, and taking credit for critical pieces of intelligence that detainees had in fact surrendered before they were subjected to harsh techniques.

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    "The CIA described [its program] repeatedly both to the Department of Justice and eventually to Congress as getting unique, otherwise unobtainable intelligence that helped disrupt terrorist plots and save thousands of lives,” said one U.S. official briefed on the report. “Was that actually true? The answer is no.”


    CIA misled on interrogation program, Senate report says - The Washington Post

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    Torture for verifiable information works.
    Thanks for your extensive list of links backing up your assertion. As we all know, supported positions trump impressions every time... and posts only based on impressions are merely lint in the Internet pipe.

    A little better. At least an effort was made. Unfortunately cites from websites the tout extreme positions are substantially BS.... and nothing clogs the Internet pipes faster than BS.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by upsideguy View Post
    Thanks for your extensive list of links backing up your assertion. As we all know, supported positions trump impressions every time... and posts only based on impressions are merely lint in the Internet pipe.
    All your BS (off topic) sources address torture for confession and unverifiable information. So spare me the false claims. Torture for verifiable information works. Deal with it.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Top Cat View Post
    Run along skippy.
    Uh oh, Harvard debating school tactics! What next, holding your breath?
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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Anthony60 View Post
    Uh oh, Harvard debating school tactics! What next, holding your breath?
    You are a waste of my time. You and your pal don't deal well with facts. Now run along, you're boring me.
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    Trump doesn't hold a candle to Obama when it comes to lying.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    Im afraid of him? Not at all. I think he is literally insane...
    I suspect he feels the same way about people who claim to be socialists. Your posts have demonstrated your fear and loathing of most gun owners
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    This is a thread about gun control. You want to discuss crime control--start a thread in the appropriate sub forum.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    All your BS (off topic) sources address torture for confession and unverifiable information. So spare me the false claims. Torture for verifiable information works. Deal with it.
    Thanks for doubling down on your untenable position. I obviously have been out shouted.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    All your BS (off topic) sources address torture for confession and unverifiable information. So spare me the false claims. Torture for verifiable information works. Deal with it.
    you are correct as I have noted
    Quote Originally Posted by calamity View Post
    This is a thread about gun control. You want to discuss crime control--start a thread in the appropriate sub forum.

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    That's old, and I warned you then about merely accepting the word of anyone:
    Do you know who Leon Panetta is? The fact that it is "old" only demonstrates that the information has been out there a long time, yet still being ignored by the loony leftists!

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    Re: Sarah Palin: 'Waterboarding Is How We'd Baptize Terrorists' If I Were In Charge

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    Do you know who Leon Panetta is? The fact that it is "old" only demonstrates that the information has been out there a long time, yet still being ignored by the loony leftists!
    Senate report to which I (and Boo) linked contradicts Panetta's claim.
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