Detainee's Harsh Treatment Foiled No PlotsLoyal readers will recognize the lead quotation ("Quaestiones sunt fallaces et inefficaces.") as reflecting the views of that pinko leftie liberal, Inquisitor General Nicholas Eymerich:
Waterboarding, Rough Interrogation of Abu Zubaida Produced False Leads, Officials Say
He was the first inquisitor to get around the Church's prohibition against torturing a subject twice by interpreting directive very liberally, permitting a separate instance of torture for a separate charge of heresy.True for the Spanish Inquisition, true still today:
[Wikipedia entry, Nicholas Eymerich]
"Torture is deceptive and ineffectual."Stop the madness!