Along with the illegality of the torture - the US did sign the Geneva convention ini 1994, even realpolitik speaks against torture. Surely the American media and people will get their act together to vote or push these war criminals (to be more specific - rapists and murderers and torturers) out of office.
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in the meantime, i must tell and tell well my tale of urbanisation, alienation and civilisation.
A girl raised by rabbits. When she reaches the age of eighteen, the rabbits gather and tell her she must go to rejoin her people. And Anna-Lapin sets out bravely for the city. In the distance she can see the great white tower in its center and heads there in the hope of finding new companionship among humankind.
"Never give the clients what they ask for." After everyone finished laughing, I'd explain that we're supposed to be the experts on presentation. Although clients usually don't know how to light a shot or cut a montage, they are the ultimate experts on what they want to say and on what rubs them the wrong way. So there's a second half to that mantra: "Always give the clients what they want." Inevitably, what they want is excellence, even if they don't know how to ask for it.