Stossel Regales Fox and Friends With Stupid Arguments

The three-headed imbecile that hosts Fox and Friends welcomed John Stossel on to the show this week and he regaled them with all manner of stupid arguments about climate change while decrying the “ridiculous” things people believe. He even prompted one of them to flash back to Saturday morning cartoons.
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Fischer: Democrats are ‘Juvenile Delinquents’ for Releasing Torture Report

As one could easily predict, Bryan Fischer’s response to the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee report on torture was monumentally stupid. Ignoring all the relevant facts — his one true talent — he declares that the Democrats who released it (over the protests of other Democrats who did everything they could to bury it — are “juvenile delinquents.”
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Michael Hayden Is a Liar

With the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s torture report imminent, a quartet of former CIA directors were dispatched to the media to downplay the whole thing and call it inaccurate. Michael Hayden was chief among them. But the report itself shows exactly why Hayden can’t be trusted. Indeed, the last 30 pages or so of the executive summary is a chart of statements made by Hayden (and a few others) in sworn testimony, contrasted with the evidence showing he was lying.
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The Real Reagan vs Today’s Conservatives on Torture

I have written many times about the differences between the real Ronald Reagan and St. Ronald the Magnificent, the Reagan that exists only in the imagination of conservatives and Republicans. Another perfect example, as I’ve cited before, is the real Reagan’s view on torture. He helped push through the UN Convention Against Torture. From his signing statement on the ratification of that treaty:
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Obama Refuses to Criticize Bush Administration Over Torture

After the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s torture report on Tuesday, President Obama did an interview in which he was asked about it. While admitting that some “brutal activity” took place, he suddenly lapsed into the passive voice in pointedly refusing to criticize the Bush administration for what they did:
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