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Confirmed: Pelosi Lied About CIA Briefing on Waterboarding

M.K. Wrote: May 01, 2012 10:11 AM
She is delusional so in her mind she is not lying like a snake. Even though she did. Lie like a snake, that is.
justme16 Wrote: May 01, 2012 10:27 AM
Yeah, that is the problem with the rabid leftists - they actually believe their own lies and can tell them with a straight face and look astounded if one ever doubts them.

Three years ago, I wrote a satirical column "defending" Nancy Pelosi against accusations that she had lied publicly about being briefed by the CIA about the use of Enhanced Interrogation Techniques (EITs) -- including waterboarding -- on enemy detainees as far back as 2002.  Here's her infamous denial:

The evidence against Pelosi was so strong that her tale could only be explained one of two ways: Either (a) she was lying, or (b) a vast conspiracy had constructed a web of deceit to ensnare her. ...