Monday, 7 July 2008

Video Of The Week (27)

Video Of The Week 01/07 - 06/07: The Voice of Experience

Is waterboarding 'extreme interrogation', or is it torture? Neo-conservative journalist Christopher Hitchens volunteered to be subjected to it by Special Forces veterans.

He concluded that it is indeed torture.


Couldn't happen to nicer guy said...

Strong stuff, Ian-well spotted.

No jokes about seeing Hitchens tortured from me!

Old Holborn said...

He lasted less than 20 seconds.

Interesting. When I do it to the kids after they have set fire to rabbit or painted the car in green emulsion paint they manage at least 90 seconds. Maybe they were using bleach.

(note to self. Buy bleach)