Wednesday, July 14, 2004

'The worst is the soundtrack of the boys shrieking'

The Poor Man has the latest on Abu Ghraib.

Seymour Hersh says the US government has videotapes of boys being sodomized at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

"The worst is the soundtrack of the boys shrieking," the reporter told an ACLU convention last week. Hersh says there was "a massive amount of criminal wrongdoing that was covered up at the highest command out there, and higher." ...

Frat hazing, I assume, will continue to be the standard explanation on the right along with the ever popular postulation that some Arabs, somewhere, are worse than this.