266 — The number of times the CIA used waterboarding — described as torture — on 2 al-Qaeda suspects. I think that takes it from trying to evince information and gets into being kinky.
Divided Government — Critic of Iraqi PM Maliki is chosen leader of Parliament.
Appeal — Iran’s president wants to make sure Roxanne Sabieri, the American reporter jailed for “espionage” gets a fair appeal….
Quid Pro Quo — Congressional Quarterly is reporting Rep. Jane Harmon (D-CA) was heard on a wiretap discussing a deal with a “suspected Israeli agent” to drop a lawsuit in exchange for a House committee chair position.