Secret U.S. Endorsement of Severe Interrogations
WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 -- When the Justice Department publicly declared torture "abhorrent" in a legal opinion in December 2004, the Bush administration appeared to have abandoned its assertion of nearly unlimited presidential authority to order brutal interrogations. But soon after Alberto R. Gonzales's arrival as attorney general in February 2005, the Justice Department issued another opinion, this one in secret. ...
It's time for The Velvet Blog to come clean, exposing everything it has secretly endorsed:
--Sock monkey slippers
--Stirrings Bloody Mary Mix (especially after reading the newspaper)