Today on the Dish we heard from Horton that the rape torture photos are legit, debated torture with Andy McCarthy, showed how Cheney lied about Abu Ghraib, and learned that at least one terrorist caved to cookies.

Republican leaders started to cool their rhetoric over Sotomayor while Ta-Nehisi went after Newt and racial misconceptions. Netanyahu appeared rattled over pressure from Washington and Indyk voiced tough love over Israel. Chait spelled out the irrational stance of gay marriage opponents, while we learned that Wikipedia has banned Scientologists, Brit journos drink too much, and the Anti-Christ is gay.

In the wonderful world of YouTube, we saw white Republican rappers, half-naked boarders, and a lesson in personal grooming.

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