November 24, 2008

"Change" you can believe in

Or not. Obama Attorney General nominee Eric Holder on terrorists and the Geneva Convention:

One of the things we clearly want to do with these prisoners is to have an ability to interrogate them and find out what their future plans might be, where other cells are located; under the Geneva Convention that you are really limited in the amount of information that you can elicit from people. It seems to me that given the way in which they have conducted themselves, however, that they are not, in fact, people entitled to the protection of the Geneva Convention. They are not prisoners of war. If, for instance, Mohamed Atta had survived the attack on the World Trade Center, would we now be calling him a prisoner of war? I think not. Should Zacarias Moussaoui be called a prisoner of war? Again, I think not.

As Dave Burris has been saying, welcome to "realism" Mr. Obama.

Posted by Hube at November 24, 2008 07:09 PM | TrackBack

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Off topic Hube:

Is Biden's replacement a Delware resident?

Posted by: AJ Lynch at November 24, 2008 07:23 PM

I would assume so, AJ.

Posted by: Hube at November 24, 2008 07:31 PM

DE Resident? doesn't matter, he is a Dem

Rules are for Republicans

(he is a professor at Duke but has a DE address... whatever that means)

Posted by: anoni at November 28, 2008 02:00 PM

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