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Panetta: Waterboarding Helped Lead US to Bin Laden

Newsflash: Apparently waterboarding works. This morning on Meet the Press, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta told David Gregory that information obtained as a direct result from waterboarded detainees was used to track down al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden and kill him. “The real story was that in order to put the puzzle of intelligence together that led us to Bin Laden, there were a lot of pieces out there that […]