Rumsfeld: Hey, maybe I should have resigned after Abu Ghraib

“That was such a stain on our country,” he told Sawyer. “To think that people in our custody were treated in that disgusting and perverted and ghastly way — unacceptable way.”

“There wasn’t an easy target,” he added. “And so I stepped up and told the president I thought I should resign. And I think probably he and the military and the Pentagon and the country would’ve been better off if I had.”