rtamerica:

Obama on CIA’s post-9/11 tactics: ‘We tortured some folks’
President Barack Obama made a rare acknowledgment during a Friday press briefing concerning the United States’ past use of enhanced interrogation tactics in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks.
“In the immediate aftermath of 9/11, we did some things that were wrong. We did a whole lot of things that were right, but we tortured some folks. We did things that were contrary to our values,” Pres. Obama said near the end of a nearly hour-long press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC.

rtamerica:

Obama on CIA’s post-9/11 tactics: ‘We tortured some folks’

President Barack Obama made a rare acknowledgment during a Friday press briefing concerning the United States’ past use of enhanced interrogation tactics in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks.

“In the immediate aftermath of 9/11, we did some things that were wrong. We did a whole lot of things that were right, but we tortured some folks. We did things that were contrary to our values,” Pres. Obama said near the end of a nearly hour-long press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC.

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famousbutunknown:

Why can’t I stop watching this gif

famousbutunknown:

Why can’t I stop watching this gif

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yesh, very well done.

yesh, very well done.

The number of things that this GIF applies to is unfathomable.

The number of things that this GIF applies to is unfathomable.

troylerisinyou:

i guess you learn something new every day

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awkwardsituationist:

carina nebula, about 8000 light years away, 50 light years long in this false colour image. bright star in second panel is about 100-150 times the mass of the sun.

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ruinedchildhood:

bitches came over, yeah we threw a party

ruinedchildhood:

bitches came over, yeah we threw a party

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