John McCain weighs in against torture, and chides the apologists and revisionists who claim it was responsible for the finding Osama bin Laden.
"under torture a person will say anything he thinks his captors want to hear — true or false — if he believes it will relieve his suffering. Often, information provided to stop the torture is deliberately misleading."
via James Fallows in www.theatlantic.com
"The photo from Getty Images, is of the young John McCain meeting Richard Nixon at a reception for released prisoners of war, in 1973."