While the media was watching our naive little twerp of a president ramble on about his problems with Gitmo, a real man was speaking elsewhere.
Richard Cheney at AEI; the complete text is here.
"... to call this a program of torture is to libel the dedicated professionals who have saved American lives, and to cast terrorists and murderers as innocent victims. What’s more, to completely rule out enhanced interrogation methods in the future is unwise in the extreme. It is recklessness cloaked in righteousness, and would make the American people less safe."
Obama: Recklessness cloaked in righteousness. That sounds right.