Video: Press corps in “frenzy” over waterboarding
posted at 2:34 pm on October 27, 2006 by Allahpundit
Q Would you agree a dunk in water is a no-brainer if it can save lives?
THE VICE PRESIDENT: It’s a no-brainer for me, but for a while there, I was criticized as being the Vice President “for torture.” We don’t torture. That’s not what we’re involved in. We live up to our obligations in international treaties that we’re party to and so forth. But the fact is, you can have a fairly robust interrogation program without torture, and we need to be able to do that.
Which brings us to this.
What does Cheney’s answer have to do with the fact that he once shot someone in the face? Everything, my friends. Everything.
The clip’s been edited to remove most of Snow’s answers. All they do is soak up camera time from the real stars anyway.