US Hypocrisy Summed up on Twitter

If you know anything about American foreign policy, you know it ranks up there with

Larry Craig

in terms of sheer hypocrisy. The US government routinely condemns human rights abuses while carrying out multiple illegal wars, rendition and torture, and only gets away with it because the media system refuses to hold it to account. Every now and then there are brilliant illustrations of this massive hypocrisy, this one in the form of a random twitter feed. Via

Eschaton

:

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.