Friday, January 20, 2012

By their fruits ye shall know our secret government

Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki’s security forces have detained and brutally tortured more than 1,000 political opponents in secret prisons and denied them access to legal counsel, according to allegations by Iraq’s former prime minister.
from Iraq’s Maliki Accused of Detaining, Torturing Hundreds of Political Opponents

Well, now we know why the US encouraged so many people to become politicians - so that budding Iraqi "wizards" could have a cover story for torturing them, i.e. that of producing false confessions to allow the dictator to incarcerate his opponents.

What Iraq needs now is a resort town to serve as a suitable winter vacation spot for budding wizards from all over the world, with 5-star hotels, torture chambers, and an endless supply of "the outcast and unfit" to help the global community of Nietzschean superman unleash those "expansive energies."