Heather Mac Donald reviews the president's lack-luster response to the inhumane treatment of Bradley Manning. Forced nudity as an interrogation method Obama specifically regarded as a form of abuse when done by the Bush administration. So why is he so deferent to the military in this case, and taking their word for what is going on? Next up, he'll be asking Bush era DOJ lawyers to judge their own colleagues' legal reasoning, and leave it at that. Oh, wait ...

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