Celebrating the Dark Side

John Yoo's full throated defense of his war-crime enabling legal logic is revolting:

Mr. Obama has also ordered that al Qaeda leaders are to be protected from "outrages on personal dignity" and "humiliating and degrading treatment" in accord with the Geneva Conventions. His new order amounts to requiring -- on penalty of prosecution -- that CIA interrogators be polite.

This man's grotesque legal mind led to this grotesque illegal treatment: