- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008.
His exhibit A: Hey, the former director of the CIA agrees with me! A lot of his other stuff is similar evidence of a “dog bites man” nature.
He concludes that Mayer has made a career of spinning the torture narrative. Actually, Marc, she had a career long before that. She just happened to be appalled by you and your panicky pals and rightly focused on the damage you all have done to the country. I believe that more has been done than is publicly known.
I really do believe in civility and tolerance. But people who undermine our country, its values, and its standing in the world are close to the edge for me.