What pisses me off most about these claims isn't the liars making them. That's expected. It's the media people who just regurgitate the lies like the stenographers they are.
In a nutshell, Marc Thiessen, George W. Bush’s chief speechwriter, claims that waterboarding Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM) stopped an attack on the tallest building in Los Angeles, the Library Tower.
The problem: KSM was captured and waterboarded in March 2003, but the L.A. plot was foiled in February 2002. In other words, Thiessen’s claim could not possibly be true.
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