The behavior depicted in the photos — which, among other things, show naked prisoners being subjected to sexual humiliation by American women — defies basic standards of human decency and the accepted conventions of war.And today,
. . . images of uniformed American men and women gleefully brutalizing prisoners in exactly the manner most horrific to Muslims has been seared into the minds of television viewers around the world.My italics, meant to emphasize that, of course, dismemberment, rape, or beatings would be less horrific to Muslims than having some infidel women laughing at an Iraqi's pecker. Are the editorialists at the Times really this dumb?