Click on image for full cartoonI could have just as easily drawn a tombstone for John McCain, the Maverick, the Straight-Talker.
This is all that needs to be said:
October 26, 2005:
McCain fights exception to torture ban
"I don't see how you could possibly agree to legitimizing an agent of the government engaging in torture. No amendment at all would be better than that."
February 14, 2008:
McCain Votes Against Torture Ban
"The conference report would go beyond any of the recent laws that I just mentioned –- laws that were extensively debated and considered –- by bringing the CIA under the Army Field Manual, extinguishing thereby the ability of that agency to employ any interrogation technique beyond those publicly listed and formulated for military use."