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October 27, 2005
She's "It"

You remember Brigadier General Colonel Janis Karpinski? She was the highest-ranking officer to be penalized in the Abu Ghraib prisoner torture scandal. She's speaking out. If what she's saying is true, she really was set up.

(It's an August 24th article? How did I miss that for two months? I assume everyone else read and discussed it already? When I wasn't paying attention or something?)

(Link corrected. My apologies.)

Posted by AnneZook at 10:41 AM


If even half of what she's saying is true, then Cheney should be investigated and impeached.

Posted by: Jonathan Dresner at October 27, 2005 09:40 PM

She was on the Daily Show last night and mentioned that she was in charge of 17 detention facilities in Iraq before the MI people came in and booted her out of the loop. Makes me wonder what's going on at the other 16 jails that we don't know about...

Posted by: Elayne Riggs at October 28, 2005 09:45 AM

Exactly. There's a huge, huge story there and the MSM is essentially ignoring it.

Posted by: Anne at October 28, 2005 10:18 AM

Makes you think that the administration knew something when it decided to skip joining the ICJ....

Posted by: Jonathan Dresner at October 28, 2005 01:50 PM

I've gotten so cynical in the past five years that that suggestion didn't even make me blink.

Posted by: Anne at October 28, 2005 07:54 PM