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Getting Dirty Getting bin Laden

gyrene74 Wrote: Jan 06, 2013 9:34 AM
What can you expect from a woman who, if she had her way, would "melt every gun in America". I would love to be a bystander if she ever was threatened by a "criminal" with rape, or murder, and I would, as usual be "packing". I wonder if she would change her attitude about guns if mine would be the one that would save her life?
evie10 Wrote: Jan 06, 2013 11:58 PM
"...melt every gun..." except the one she needs because she does not feel safe in her home town.
During George W. Bush's presidency, it was a matter of liberal faith that the use of enhanced interrogation techniques on al-Qaida members "undermine our moral authority and do not make us safer," as Barack Obama once put it. According to Obama, "enhanced interrogation techniques" are wrong, and -- no matter what common sense tells you -- they never work. Asking nicely works best with terrorists.

"Zero Dark Thirty" -- Kathryn Bigelow's new thriller about the decadelong quest to bring Osama bin Laden to justice -- doesn't cleave to that liberal orthodoxy.

At a preview Thursday, I saw a steely homage to the hardworking...