Alex Massie

Karl Rove Endorses Torture in Just 140 Characters

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This is where the Republican party is now. Karl Rove's latest Tweet is this:

Precautions taken 2 guarantee compliance w/ federal prohibition on torture. U might characterize diligence as overcautious.



And sometimes they only need 140 characters with which to do it.

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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