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Dick Cheney Questioned On Susan Boyle (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TMZ chased former Vice President Dick Cheney out of the National Press Club Monday to ask him a pressing question about Susan Boyle. Watch:...

Cheney's Reign of Error

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rick Horowitz

Governing has always been about choosing, about balancing competing interests. There's security -- but there's also liberty, and privacy, and commerce, and justice. Some things that we could be doing, we choose not to do, because of the time, the effort, the cost, the level of intrusion involved.

Ryan Grim

Former Interrogator Rebukes Cheney For Torture Speech (VIDEO) | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A former top interrogator is responding forcefully to the case Dick Cheney made on Thursday in favor of torture (what the former VP and his allies ref...

Land of the Safe and Home of the Cruel

David Bromwich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Bromwich

Obama's National Archives speech was one more by Barack Obama that deferred action. It suggested the comprehension of an enormous wrong which it decided only partly to remedy.

Former Senior Interrogator in Iraq Dissects Cheney's Lies and Distortions

Matthew Alexander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matthew Alexander

Our greatest success in this conflict was achieved without torture or abuse. My interrogation team found Abu Musab Al Zarqawi using relationship-building approaches and non-coercive law enforcement techniques.

Obama vs. Cheney

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Joe Peyronnin

It was the polished and thoughtful constitutional lawyer against the irreproachable and contemptuous lifetime bureaucrat.

Who Is This "Dick Cheeny" Guy and Why Should I Care What He Thinks?

David Rees | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
David Rees

As far as I could tell, his speech was actually some weird kind of mouth-yoga where you keep returning to "9/11" position every thirty seconds.

Nico Pitney

Cheney's Speech: Obama "Deserves An Answer" (TRANSCRIPT, VIDEO) | Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Watch or read about President Obama's national security speech here Moments after President Barack Obama concluded a sober and wide-ranging address...