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  1. Cheney Doubles Down on Torture — Again

    Dick Cheney is once again talking torture. He maintains that the infamous Senate report on CIA interrogations is unfair, and that torture is an appropriate and effective technique for obtaining intelligence. But now he’s waffling on some points: In a Sunday Fox News interview, Cheney said he and President Bush were fully briefed on methods in the report, but later admitted that at least one horrifying technique used by the CIA wasn’t on their approved list. Nonetheless, he’d “do it again in a minute.”

    Mashable, The Atlantic

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