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Joshua Micah Marshall’s team give us a very effective video montage that helps us understand what President Bush and his spokesmen have meant all these years when they said that the man who exposed a covert CIA agent would be investigated and punished. In fact the phrase they used dozens of times was “get to the bottom of this.” It’s just that they didn’t understand that phrase quite the way you or I would. Take a look.
More from Scott Horton:
Mark Denbeaux on the NCIS cover-up of three “suicides” at Guantánamo Bay Detention Camp
From the June 2014 issue
No Comment — March 28, 2014, 12:32 pm
On CIA secrecy, torture, and war-making powers
Number of times President Obama mentioned “climate change” in his 2012 State of the Union address:
Heroin addiction in Afghanistan was determined to have risen by 140 percent since 2005.
“All I saw,” said a 12-year-old neighbor of visits to the man’s house, “was just cats in little diapers.”
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“I hope that after reading the following pages the leaders of the Y. M. C. A. will start a campaign to induce good young men to do nothing. If so, I shall not have lived in vain.”