Jul 2018


May 2018

“I believe she is someone who can and will stand up to the President if ordered to do something illegal or immoral – like a return to torture.”

Cheney to Trump: Bring back waterboarding

Ed Morrissey May 10, 2018 4:01 PM

“There are a lot of Monday morning quarterbacks in the terrorism business.”

“It’s a yes or no answer.”

Apr 2018

“The timing of its release devalues this document.”

Mar 2018

Why comparing Gina Haspel to Robert Bork doesn’t work

Taylor Millard Mar 18, 2018 8:01 PM

Following orders vs. ordering destruction of evidence

“Haspel did not take charge of the base until after the interrogation of Zubaydah ended.”

Jan 2018

Still claims it was all a big mistake

Mar 2017

Erdogan’s next move: Restore capital punishment

Jazz Shaw Mar 18, 2017 7:01 PM

Just the sort of tool you want to hand to a tyrant

Feb 2017

That didn’t work out very well, did it?

Jan 2017

“I am going with our leaders and we are going to win with or without.”

Bad for the goose is bad for the gander

“This is going to affect him for probably the rest of his life.”

Dec 2016
Nov 2016

Democracy in Turkey has failed

“[It’s] not going to make the kind of a difference that a lot of people are thinking.”

Mar 2016

“I’m not sure that the experts are going to recommend any form of torture.”

“They won’t refuse. They’re not going to refuse me.”

Jan 2015


Dec 2014

Paper of record.

Open thread: Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Dec 14, 2014 8:01 AM


“It’s going to look a hell of a lot worse, a hell of a lot deadlier, a hell of a lot more random.”

Is Christie flip-flopping on ‘torture’?

Noah Rothman Dec 10, 2014 10:01 PM

Too cautious.

Quotes of the day

Allahpundit Dec 09, 2014 10:41 PM


“Now we’re being held out to dry.”

We are still at war.

Maybe it’s time for the “torture report”

Jazz Shaw Dec 09, 2014 12:41 PM

Let’s do this

“Take appropriate force protection measures…”

“We tortured some folks,” but you’ll have to trust me.

Aug 2014

Game change.

Apr 2014

“[E]ven among Democrats, only 34 percent said torture is never justified.”

Mar 2014
Jan 2014

Kerry: Reforms are not yet “sufficient.”