Here's a depiction of a water-boarding by the SS, from the movie, Jacob the Liar. Remember that the Wall Street Journal editorial board has declared that what you are watching isn't even "close to torture." The SS were just deploying "alternative interrogation techniques."

A reader adds:

I wept on September 11th. I felt as though the country had died. Now I weep because I may have been right.

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