Unsurprisingly, Rush Limbaugh offers a full throated authoritarian’s defense of torture. And please recall that the torture he condones is being done upon people who have been denied any due process. In other words, they may well be innocent of what the government suspects of them, or without valuable intelligence information, or they may constitute no threat to our country whatsoever. Also note that Limbaugh suggests that torture worked on McCain, gaining the Vietnamese actionable information:
By the way, the sleep deprivation authorized in the torture memos was eleven days.