Tuesday, September 25, 2007

The Excruiator

Michael Hanlon of the Daily Mail has finally figured out the obvious: the real use of the US's "non-lethal" "pain machine" is as a torture device. But it's OK, because

Raytheon's Mac Jeffery says it is being looked at only by the "North American military and its allies" and is not being sold to countries with questionable human rights records.
Which rather begs the question: how many of these devices has Dick Cheney ordered for Guantanamo?