What he says:
"I am not sorry Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the operational mastermind of
9/11, was waterboarded 183 times. KSM also murdered Wall Street Journal
in 2002. He boasted about it: “I decapitated with my blessed
right hand the head of the American Jew,” he said after his capture."
am sorry KSM remains alive nearly 12 years after his capture. He has
been let off far too lightly. As for his waterboarding, it never would
have happened if he had been truthful with his captors. It stopped as
soon as he became cooperative. As far as I’m concerned, he waterboarded
"I am not sorry the CIA went to the edge of the law in
the aftermath of 9/11 to prevent further mass-casualty attacks on the
U.S. I am not sorry that going to the edge meant, as Sen.
put it in 2002, doing “some things that historically we have not
wanted to do to protect ourselves.” I don’t suppose she was talking
about removing our shoes at airport security.
"I am sorry we weren’t willing to do those “things” before 3,000 people had their lives unnaturally ended on Sept. 11, 2001."
I'm with Bret Stephens.
I'm really sorry that I'm not sorry.