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If YOU Were The CIA Weenie Using Enhanced Interrogation Procedures What Would You Do?

Seems those following orders finally saw how things would turn out if these tapes ever came out:

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NFL receives, destroys Pats' evidence in videotaping flap

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has received and destroyed all materials it requested from the New England Patriots concerning videotaping of opponents' sidelines.

A league statement Thursday said the team was in compliance with a request for tapes and other documents.

"The Patriots have fully cooperated and complied with the requirements of the commissioner's decision," the statement said. "All tapes, documents and other records relating to this matter were turned over to the league office and destroyed, and the Patriots have certified in writing that no copies or other records exist...

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"With one known exception, no formal objections were raised by the lawmakers briefed about the harsh methods during the two years in which waterboarding was employed, from 2002 to 2003, said Democrats and Republicans with direct knowledge of the matter."
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Oh, here is how it was justified:
""In fairness, the environment was different then because we were closer to Sept. 11 and people were still in a panic," said one U.S. official present during the early briefings."
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The democraps were also much less likely to exploit it for purely partisan political reasons then than they are now. Political expedience and the politics of personal destruction rear their ugly heads again!

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The democraps were also much less likely to exploit it for purely partisan political reasons then than they are now. Political expedience and the politics of personal destruction rear their ugly heads again!
Your friends the republic*nts are far worse, by any reasonable measure.

Their corruption and sex scandals these days are legion.

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Seems those following orders finally saw how things would turn out if these tapes ever came out:

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Wouldn't there be copies of these tapes somewhere that were saved, and could be viewed?

Usually there are duplicates, aren't there?

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Wouldn't there be copies of these tapes somewhere that were saved, and could be viewed?

Usually there are duplicates, aren't there?
Don't mess with Cheney's private porn collection
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Don't mess with Cheney's private porn collection
LOL. I can't imagine what gets him off. I Wouldn't even want to think about that!!!

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