This country runs by its laws not by what one person "believes"! Holy ****!
My question was, "Ever felt the fear that you were going to drown?". I didn't ask if you drowned.And how many times have you drowned, that you know this to be so?
Thank You Barack Obama for Restoring Honor To The Presidency.
President Obama will rank as one of our greatest presidents!
In all your bobbing weaving waffling ducking running and associated other evasions, you manage completely to avoid stating anything about what you believe. Is that because you fear to state your beliefs plainly or because you have none to state?
How do you know that waterboarding is worse?
How many times, on how many different threads, do we have to discuss this?
There was no rational fear of waterboarding when the CIA waterboarded high-level terrorist detainees. They were told, before each waterboarding session, that they would not be killed.
When a detainee "broke," it was a triumph of the irrational subconscious mind over the rational conscious mind.
I see where the OP is trying to go but it assumes that the person being tortured will give good information once torture is used.
In any case, what 2 or 10 or 85 people may do individually is not a green light to adopt bad policy for a country.
I would chat with her when I'm feeling particularly snarky, but I wouldn't ever call her on the phone.