…such do I love it. Today it brings us an op-ed piece by Alejandro Toledo, former president of Peru, concerning Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez’ recent silencing of a television station that gave time to critics of his administration.
There’s also an editorial about this week’s ruling by military judges that Gitmo is (brace yourselves) using illegal methods to try its inmates, and in many cases, detaining them unlawfully. And using information obtained through torture. And this violates the Geneva Conventions. You know, all that stuff we’ve known forever, but we can only hope (lest we despair) that these new rulings are a step in a humane direction.
Oh, and Maureen Dowd wrote some utter tripe wherein she compares Barak Obama to Batman and makes Star Wars references in order to enhance her liberal street cred. Don’t waste your time.